2015 Term Petitions of Interest to Business

Title Issue Docket Number USCLC Involvement Solicitor General Involvement Oral Argument Date Vote Majority Opinion
Amgen Inc. v. Harris Benefits & Compensation 15-278 Petitioner None 9-0 Per Curiam
Campbell-Ewald v. Gomez Class Actions, Jurisdiction & Procedure 14-857 Petitioner Respondent Oct 14, 2015 6-3 Ginsburg
CRST Van Expedited, Inc. v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Attorney Fees 14-1375 Petitioner Respondent Mar 28, 2016 8-0 Kennedy
DIRECTV, Inc. v. Imburgia Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution 14-462 Petitioner None Oct 6, 2015 6-3 Breyer
Encino Motorcars, LLC v. Navarro Administrative Law & Regulatory Litigation, Benefits & Compensation 15-415 Petitioner None Apr 20, 2016 6-2 Kennedy
Gobeille v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Company Benefits & Compensation 14-181 Respondent Petitioner Dec 2, 2015 6-2 Kennedy
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc. v. Manning Jurisdiction & Procedure, Securities Law, Capital Markets, & Corporate Governance 14-1132 Petitioner None Dec 1, 2015 8-0 Kagan
MHN Government Services, Inc. v. Zaborowski Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution 14-1458 Petitioner None N/A - Settled
Montanile v. Board of Trustees of the National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan Benefits & Compensation 14-723 None Petitioner Nov 9, 2015 8-1 Thomas
Puerto Rico v. Franklin California Tax-Free Trust (II) Federal Preemption 15-233 Respondent None Mar 22, 2016 5-2 Thomas
Schumacher Homes of Circleville, Inc. v. Spencer Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution 15-316 Petitioner None GVR Per Curiam
Self-Insurance Institute of America v. Snyder, Governor of Michigan, et al. Benefits & Compensation 14-741 Petitioner None GVR Per Curiam
Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins Class Actions 13-1339 Petitioner Respondent Nov 2, 2015 6-2 Alito
The Dow Chemical Company v. Cook Energy & Environment, Federal Preemption 15-791 (Vide 15-911) Petitioner None N/A - Dismissed
The Ritz-Carlton Development Company, Inc. v. Narayan Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution 15-406 Petitioner None GVR Per Curiam
Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo, et al. Benefits & Compensation 14-1146 Petitioner None Nov 10, 2015 6-2 Kennedy
United States Army Corps of Engineers v. Hawkes Co., Inc. Administrative Law & Regulatory Litigation, Energy & Environment 15-290 Respondent Petitioner Mar 30, 2016 8-0 Roberts
Universal Health Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Escobar Government Contracts 15-7 Petitioner Respondent Apr 19, 2016 8-0 Thomas