Lane v. Franks (June 19, 2014)

June 21st, 2014

Sonia_Sotomayor_in_SCOTUS_robePublic employee

First Amendment protection

Non-job-duty speech

Opinion

Alice Corporation v. CLS Bank International (June 19, 2014)

June 20th, 2014

Clarence_Thomas_official_SCOTUS_portraitRisk mitigation

Is just an abstract idea

Not patentable

Opinion

United States v. Clarke (June 19, 2014)

June 19th, 2014

220px-Elena_Kagan_official_SCOTUS_portraitI.R.S. agent

Can be questioned by target

If malice inferred

Opinion

Susan B. Anthony List v. Driehaus (June 16, 2014)

June 18th, 2014

Clarence_Thomas_official_SCOTUS_portraitPlaintiffs have standing

To fight Buckeye law against

False campaign statements

Opinion

Republic of Argentina v. NML Capital, Ltd. (June 16, 2014)

June 17th, 2014

Antonin_Scalia,_SCOTUS_photo_portraitDiscovery sought

Nation’s foreign property

No immunity

Opinion

Abramski v. United States (June 16, 2014)

June 16th, 2014

220px-Elena_Kagan_official_SCOTUS_portraitBought gun for uncle

Punishable misstatment

Said gun was for self

Opinion

Clark v. Rameker (June 12, 2014)

June 13th, 2014

Anthony_Kennedy_official_SCOTUS_portraitBankruptcy estate

Inherited I.R.A.

Must be included

Opinion

POM Wonderful LLC v. Coca-Cola Co. (June 12, 2014)

June 12th, 2014

Anthony_Kennedy_official_SCOTUS_portraitPomegranate juice

Lanham Act claim not barred by

Food labeling rules

Opinion

CTS Corp. v. Waldburger (June 9, 2014)

June 11th, 2014

Anthony_Kennedy_official_SCOTUS_portraitCERCLA preemption

Does not apply to a state’s

Statute of repose

Opinion

Executive Benefits Insurance Agency v. Arkison (June 9, 2014)

June 10th, 2014

Clarence_Thomas_official_SCOTUS_portraitTrustee brings Stern claim

Bankruptcy Court, sans consent

Can’t enter judgment

Opinion