Recent Supreme Court Activity

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Case Name Issue Docket Number USCLC Involvement SG Involvement Oral Argument Date Vote Majority Opinion
Matrixx Initiatives, Inc., et al. v. Siracusano, et al. Products Liability, Securities Law, Capital Markets, & Corporate Governance 09-1156 Petitioner Respondent Jan 10, 2011 9-0 Sotomayor
Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc. Intellectual Property 10-1150 None None Dec 7, 2011 9-0 Breyer
Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, et al. v. United States Benefits & Compensation, Taxation 09-837 None Respondent Nov 8, 2010 8-0 Roberts
McLane Southern, Inc. v. Cynthia Bridges, Secretary of the Department of Revenue, State of Louisiana Taxation 13-657 Petitioner None Cert. Denied
Meacham, et al. v. Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory, Inc., et al. Employment 06-1505 Respondent Petitioner Apr 23, 2008 8-0 Souter
MeadWestvaco v. Il. Dept. of Revenue General Business 06-1413 None 9-0 Alito
MedImmune, Inc. v. Genentech, Inc. Intellectual Property 05-608 None 8-1 Scalia
Medtronic, Inc. v. Boston Scientific Corp. Intellectual Property 12-1128 None Petitioner Nov 5, 2013 9-0 Breyer
Merck & Co., Inc., et al. v. Reynolds, et al. Securities Law, Capital Markets, & Corporate Governance 08-905 Petitioner Respondent Nov 30, 2009 9-0 Breyer
Merrill Lynch v. McReynolds, et al. Class Actions, Employment 12-113 Petitioner Cert. Denied
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc. v. Dabit Federal Preemption, Securities Law, Capital Markets, & Corporate Governance 04-1371 Petitioner Petitioner Jan 18, 2006 8-0 Stevens
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, et al. v. Glenn Benefits & Compensation 06–923 Petitioner Respondent Apr 23, 2008 7-2 Breyer
MHC Financing Limited Partnership, et al. v. City of San Rafael, et al. Administrative Law & Regulatory Litigation, General Business 13-288 Petitioner None Cert. Denied
Microsoft Corp. v. i4i Limited Partnership, et al. Intellectual Property 10-290 None Respondent Apr 18, 2011 8-0 Sotomayor
Microsoft Corporation v. AT&T Corp. Intellectual Property 05-1056 None Petitioner Feb 21, 2007 7-1 Ginsburg
Microsoft Corporation v. Odom, et al. Punitive, Exemplary, & 07-138 Petitioner None Cert. Denied
Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz, P.A. v. U.S. Bankruptcy & Consumer Finance 08-1119 None Respondent 9-0 Sotomayor
Mims v. Arrow Financial Services, LLC Jurisdiction & Procedure 10-1195 None None Nov 28, 2011 9-0 Ginsburg
Mingo Logan Coal Co. v. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrative Law & Regulatory Litigation, Energy & Environment 13-599 Petitioner Cert. Denied
Mississippi ex rel. Hood v. AU Optronics Corp Class Actions 12-1036 None None Nov 6, 2013 9-0 Sotomayor
Mohamad, et al. v. Palestinian Authority, et al. Foreign Affairs & International Commerce, Taxation 11-88 Neither Party Neither Party Feb 28, 2012 9-0 Thomas
Mohawk Industries, Inc. v. Carpenter Jurisdiction & Procedure 08-678 Petitioner Respondent Oct 5, 2009 9-0 Sotomayor
Mohawk Industries, Inc. v. Williams, et al. Punitive, Exemplary, & 05-465 Petitioner Respondent Apr 26, 2006 9-0 Per Curiam
Mohawk Industries, Inc. v. Williams, et al. Punitive, Exemplary, & 06-873 Petitioner None Cert. Denied
Monsanto Company, et al. v. Geertson Seed Farms, et al. Energy & Environment 09-475 Petitioner Petitioner Apr 27, 2010 7-1 Alito
Montanile v. Board of Trustees of the National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan Benefits & Compensation 14-723 None None Awaiting Decision
Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc. v. Public Util. Dist. No. 1 of Snohomish Cty. Energy & Environment 06-1457 None 5-2 Scalia
Morrison, et al. v. National Australia Bank Ltd., et al. Foreign Affairs & International Commerce, Securities Law, Capital Markets, & Corporate Governance 08-1191 Respondent Respondent Mar 29, 2010 8-0 Scalia
Mount Holly v. Mt. Holly Gardens Citizens in Action, Inc. General Business 11-1507 Petitioner Neither Party Dec 4, 2013 N/A - Writ of certiorari dismissed
Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett Federal Preemption 12-142 Petitioner Petitioner Mar 19, 2013 5-4 Alito
Nacchio v. U.S. Overcriminalization 08-1172 Petitioner Respondent Cert. Denied
NASA v. Nelson Employment, General Business, Government Contracts 09-530 None Petitioner Oct 5, 2010 8-0 Alito
National Assn. of Home Builders v. Defenders of Wildlife Energy & Environment 06-340 None 5-4 Alito
National Federation of Independent Business, et al. v. Sebelius Benefits & Compensation, General Business, Jurisdiction & Procedure, Taxation 11-393 Petitioner Respondent Mar 28, 2012 5-4 Roberts
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) v. Noel Canning Labor Relations 12-1281 Respondent Petitioner Jan 13, 2014 9-0 Breyer
National Meat Association v. Harris Federal Preemption 10-224 Petitioner Petitioner Nov 9, 2011 9-0 Kagan
Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Intellectual Property 13-369 None None Apr 28, 2014 9-0 Ginsburg
New Process Steel, L.P. v. National Labor Relations Board Labor Relations 08-1457 Petitioner Respondent Mar 23, 2010 5-4 Stevens
NiSource Inc., et al. v. Tawney, et al. Punitive, Exemplary, & 08-219 Petitioner None Cert. Denied
Nitro-Lift Technologies, L.L.C. v. Howard Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution 11-1377 None None GVR Per Curiam
Norfolk Southern R.Co. v. Sorrell Benefits & Compensation 05-746 None 9-0 Roberts
North Carolina Board of Dental Examiners v. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Antitrust & Competition Law 13-534 None None Oct 14, 2014 6-3 Kennedy
Northern Ins. Co. of New York v. Chatham County, GA General Business 04-1618 None 9-0 Thomas
Northwest, Inc. v. Ginsberg Federal Preemption, General Business 12-462 Petitioner Petitioner Dec 3, 2013 9-0 Alito
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation v. Lopes, et al. Employment 10-460 Petitioner None
Novo Nordisk A/S v. Lukas-Werner Jurisdiction & Procedure 13-214 Petitioner Cert. Denied
NRG Power Marketing, LLC v. Maine Public Utilities Comm'n Energy & Environment 08-674 None 8-1 Ginsburg
Octane Fitness v. Icon Health and Fitness Attorney Fees, Intellectual Property 12-1184 None None Feb 26, 2014 9-0 Sotomayor
Old Stone Corporation v. U.S. Government Contracts 06-837 Petitioner Respondent Cert. Denied
Omnicare, Inc. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund Class Actions, Free Speech, Securities Law, Capital Markets, & Corporate Governance 13-435 Petitioner None Nov 3, 2014 9-0 Kagan