No. 16-534
Title:Jenny Rubin, et al., Petitioners
v.
Islamic Republic of Iran, et al.
Docketed:October 19, 2016
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
   Case Numbers:(14-1935)
   Decision Date:July 19, 2016
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Oct 17 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 18, 2016)
Nov 16 2016Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 25, 2016, for all respondents.
Nov 22 2016Brief of respondent Field Museum of Natural History in opposition filed.
Nov 23 2016Brief of respondent Islamic Republic of Iran filed.
Nov 23 2016Brief of respondent The University of Chicago in opposition filed.
Dec 06 2016Reply of petitioners Jenny Rubin, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 07 2016DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 6, 2017.
Dec 09 2016Letter of December 6, 2016, from counsel for petitioners received. (Distributed)
Jan 09 2017The Acting Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States. Justice Kagan took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
May 23 2017Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Jun 06 2017Supplemental brief of petitioners Jenny Rubin, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 06 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 22, 2017.
Jun 26 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 26, 2017.
Jun 27 2017Petition GRANTED limited to Question 1 presented by the petition. Justice Kagan took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
Jul 31 2017The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including September 1, 2017.
Jul 31 2017The time to file respondents' briefs on the merits is extended to and including October 23, 2017.
Jul 31 2017Motion of Islamic Republic of Iran for an extension of time submitted.
Jul 31 2017Motion of Jenny Rubin, et al. for an extension of time submitted.

NAMEADDRESSPHONE
Attorneys for Petitioners
Asher (none) Perlin
    Counsel of Record
4600 Sheridan St., Suite 303
Hollywood, FL 33021

asher@asherperlin.com
954-284-0900
Party name: Jenny Rubin, et al.
Attorneys for Respondents
Susan M. Benton
    Counsel of Record
Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd, LLP
321 N. Clark St., Ste. 400
Chicago, IL 60654

sbenton@butlerrubin.com
(312) 696-4481
Party name: Field Museum of Natural History
Jeffrey Alan Lamken
    Counsel of Record
The Watergate, Suite 660
600 New Hampshire Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20037

jlamken@mololamken.com
(202)-556-2000
Party name: Islamic Republic of Iran
David A. Strauss
    Counsel of Record
1111 East 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

d-strauss@uchicago.edu
(773) 834-3189
Party name: The University of Chicago
Matthew AllisonBaker & McKenzie LLP
300 East Randolph St., Suite 5000

Chicago, IL 60601

(312) 861-8000
Party name: The University of Chicago
Other
Jeffrey B. WallUnited States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20530-0001

SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
(202) 514-2217
Party name: United States