No. 05-417
Empresa Cubana del Tabaco, aka Cubatabaco, Petitioner
General Cigar Company, Inc., et al.
Docketed:October 3, 2005
Linked with 05A141
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  Case Nos.:(04-2527-cv, 04-3005-cv)
  Decision Date:February 24, 2005
  Rehearing Denied:June 1, 2005

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Aug 5 2005 Application (05A141) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 30, 2005 to September 29, 2005, submitted to Justice Ginsburg.
Aug 15 2005 Application (05A141) granted by Justice Ginsburg extending the time to file until September 30, 2005.
Sep 29 2005 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 2, 2005)
Sep 29 2005 Appendix of Empresa Cubana del Tabaco filed.
Oct 24 2005 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 2, 2005.
Dec 2 2005 Brief of respondents General Cigar Company, Inc., et al. in opposition filed.
Dec 2 2005 Brief amicus curiae of National Foreign Trade Council filed.
Dec 12 2005 Reply of petitioner Empresa Cubana del Tabaco filed.
Dec 14 2005 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 6, 2006.
Jan 9 2006 The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
May 19 2006 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
May 23 2006 Supplemental brief of petitioner Empresa Cubana del Tabaco filed.
May 30 2006 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2006.
Jun 19 2006 Petition DENIED.

~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Michael Robert Krinsky Rabinowitz, Boudin, et al.(212) 254-1111
111 Broadway, 11th Floor
New York, NY  10006
Party name: Empresa Cubana del Tabaco
Attorneys for Respondents:
Maureen E. Mahoney Latham & Watkins LLP(202) 637-2200
    Counsel of Record555 11th Street, NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC  20004
Party name: General Cigar Company,Inc., et al.
Paul D. Clement Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
Party name: United States
Robert L. Muse 1320 19th Street, NW(202)-887-4990
Suite M-2
Washington, DC  20036
Party name: National Foreign Trade Council