Status & Updates
October 2, 2017: The United States Supreme Court denied certiorari, meaning that the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals decision affirming the District Court’s decision to certify the plaintiff class stands and that the case is returning to the trial court for proceedings.
April 28, 2017: Defendants/Appellants file a Petition for a Writ of Certiorari with the United States Supreme Court.
September 30, 2016: The Fifth Circuit affirms the District Court’s decision to certify the plaintiff class.
May 16, 2016: TINA.org files amicus brief in favor of Plaintiffs/Appellees and in support of affirmance of the District Court’s decision to certify the class.
March 12, 2016: The Fifth Circuit vacated the previous judgment and granted the petition for rehearing the case en banc. The hearing is scheduled for May 25, 2016.
November 25, 2015: TINA.org files amicus brief in support of Plaintiffs/Appellees’ Petition for Rehearing En Banc of the Fifth Circuit’s October decision.
An order the U.S. Supreme Court issues to review a lower court’s judgment.