No. 16-1276
Title:Digital Realty Trust, Inc., Petitioner
v.
Paul Somers
Docketed:April 25, 2017
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
   Case Numbers:(15-17352)
   Decision Date:March 8, 2017
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Apr 25 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 25, 2017)
May 03 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the Respondent.
May 08 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including May 30, 2017.
May 10 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioner.
May 24 2017Brief amici curiae of New England Legal Foundation, et al. filed. (Distributed)
May 25 2017Brief amicus curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed. (Distributed)
May 25 2017Brief amicus curiae of DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar filed. (Distributed)
May 25 2017Brief amicus curiae of Lime Energy Services Company filed. (Distributed)
May 26 2017Letter of May 26, 2017, from counsel for petitioner waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition pursuant to Rule 15.5 received.
May 30 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2017.
May 30 2017Brief of respondent Paul Somers in opposition filed. (Distributed)
Jun 02 2017Reply of petitioner Digital Realty Trust, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 19 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 22, 2017.
Jun 26 2017Petition GRANTED.
Jul 06 2017Consent the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioner.
Jul 12 2017The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 24, 2017.
Jul 12 2017The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including October 10, 2017.
Jul 12 2017Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Digital Realty Trust, Inc.
Jul 18 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for respondent.

NAMEADDRESSPHONE
Attorneys for Petitioner
Kannon K. Shanmugam
    Counsel of Record
Williams & Connolly LLP
725 Twelfth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005

kshanmugam@wc.com
(202) 434-5000
Party name: Digital Realty Trust, Inc.
Attorneys for Respondent
Daniel L. Geyser
    Counsel of Record
Stris & Maher LLP
725 S. Figueroa St., Suite 1830
Los Angeles, CA 90017

daniel.geyser@strismaher.com
(213) 995-6811
Party name: Paul Somers
Other
Matthew T. NelsonWarner Norcross & Judd LLP
900 Fifth Third Center
111 Lyon Street, N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

mnelson@wnj.com
(616) 752-2539
Party name: DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar
Steven J. PearlmanProskauer Rose, LLP
70 W. Madison, Suite 3800
Chicago, IL 60602

spearlman@proskauer.com
(312) 962-3550
Party name: The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
Benjamin G. RobbinsNew England Legal Foundation
150 Lincoln Street
Boston, MA 02111-2504

benrobbins@nelfonline.org
(617) 695-3660
Party name: New England Legal Foundation, et al.
Collin O'Connor UdellJackson Lewis, P.C.
90 State House Square, 8th Floor
Hartford, CT 06103-3708

collin.udell@jacksonlewis.com
(860) 522-0404
Party name: Lime Energy Services Company