No. 16-1466
Title:Mark Janus, Petitioner
v.
American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31, et al.
Docketed:June 8, 2017
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
   Case Numbers:(16-3638)
   Decision Date:March 21, 2017
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Analyst:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 06 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 10, 2017)
Jun 20 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for respondent American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Council 31.
Jun 21 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioner.
Jun 26 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for respondents Michael Hoffman, in his official capacity as the Acting Director of the Illinois Department of Central Management Services, et al.
Jul 03 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including August 11, 2017, for all respondents.
Jul 07 2017Brief amicus curiae of the Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions filed.
Jul 07 2017Brief amici curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of Debora Nearman filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amici curiae of Rebecca Friedrichs, et al. filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of The Competitive Enterprise Institute filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amici curiae of the Cato Institute, et al. filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amici curiae of Michigan and Eighteen other States filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of Atlantic Legal Foundation filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.
Jul 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of Mackinac Center for Public Policy filed.
Aug 10 2017Brief of respondents Lisa Madigan and Michael Hoffman in opposition filed.
Aug 11 2017Brief of respondent American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31 in opposition filed.
Aug 29 2017Reply of petitioner Mark Janus filed.
Aug 30 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/25/2017.
Sep 28 2017Petition GRANTED.
Oct 24 2017Blanket Consent filed by Respondents, Lisa Madigan and Michael Hoffman.
Nov 02 2017Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31
Nov 03 2017Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Mark Janus.
Nov 08 2017The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including November 29, 2017.
Nov 08 2017The time to file respondents' briefs on the merits is extended to and including January 12, 2018.
Nov 14 2017Brief amicus curiae of James Madison Center for Free Speech, Inc. filed.
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Nov 15 2017Brief amici curiae of Cato Institute, et al. filed.
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NAMEADDRESSPHONE
Attorneys for Petitioner
William L. Messenger
    Counsel of Record
c/o National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, Inc.
8001 Braddock Road, Suite 600
Springfield, VA 22160

wlm@nrtw.org
(703)-321-8510
Party name: Mark Janus
Attorneys for Respondents
David Leigh Franklin
    Counsel of Record
Office of the Attorney General of Illinois
100 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60604

dfranklin@atg.state.il.us
(312)-814-5376
Party name: Lisa Madigan and Michael Hoffman
David C. Frederick
    Counsel of Record
Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel & Frederick, P.L.L.C.
1615 M Street, NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036

dfrederick@kellogghansen.com
(202)-326-7900
Party name: American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31
Other
James Bopp Jr.
    Counsel of Record
The Bopp Law Firm, PC
The National Building
1 South Sixth Street
Terre Haute, IN 47807

jboppjr@aol.com
8122322434
Party name: James Madison Center for Free Speech, Inc.
Ilya Shapiro
    Counsel of Record
Cato Institute
1000 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001

ishapiro@cato.org
2028420200
Party name: Cato Institute
James G. AbernathyFreedom Foundation
2403 Pacific Ave., SE
Olympia, WA 98501

jabernathy@myfreedomfoundation.com
360-956-3482
Party name: Rebecca Friedrichs, et al.
Anthony T. CasoCenter for Constitutional Jurisprudence
c/o Dale E. Fowler School of Law at Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866

caso@chapman.edu
(714) 628-2666
Party name: Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence
Richard Eugene ColesonThe Bopp Law Firm, PC
1 South Sixth Street
Terre Haute, IN 47807

rcoleson@bopplaw.com
8122322434
Party name: James Madison Center for Free Speech, Inc.
Jill O. GibsonGibson Law Firm
121 SW Morrison, 11th Fl.
Portland, OR 97204

jill@gibsonlawfirm.org
(503) 686-0486
Party name: Debora Nearman
Andrew M. GrossmanBaker & Hostetler LLP
Washington Sq., Suite 1100
1050 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036

agrossman@bakerlaw.com
(202)-861-1697
Party name: The Competitive Enterprise Institute
Martin S. KaufmanAtlantic Legal Foundation
500 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 320
Harrison, NY 10528

mskaufman@atlanticlegal.org
(914) 834-3322
Party name: Atlantic Legal Foundation
Deborah J. La FetraPacific Legal Foundation
930 G Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

dlafetra@pacificlegal.org
(916) 419-7111
Party name: Pacific Legal Foundation, et al.
Aaron D. LindstromSolicitor General
Michigan Department of Attorney General
P.O. Box 30212
Lansing, MI 48909

LindstromA@michigan.gov
(517) 373-1124
Party name: Michigan and Eighteen other States
John J. Park Jr.Strickland Brockington Lewis LLP
1170 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30309

jjp@sbllaw.net
(678) 347-2208
Party name: the Buckeye Institute for Public Policy Solutions
Ilya ShapiroCato Institute
1000 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001

ishapiro@cato.org
(202) 842-2000
Party name: the Cato Institute, et al.
Patrick J. WrightMackinac Center for Public Policy
140 West Main Street
Midland, MI 48640

wright@mackinac.org
(989)-631-0900
Party name: Mackinac Center for Public Policy