Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Hadden v. United States
Issue(s): Whether the government is entitled to full reimbursement under the Medicare Secondary Payer Act, 42 U.S.C. § 1395y(b), when a beneficiary compromises a tort or other claim and recovers a reduced amount, as the court of appeals held here, or whether the government, like its beneficiary, is entitled to only a proportionate recovery, as the Eleventh Circuit has held.
Certiorari stage documents:
- Opinion below (6th Cir.)
- Petition for certiorari
- Brief in opposition
- Amicus brief of Workers' Compensation Section of the State Bar of Michigan
- Amicus brief of Property Casualty Insurers Association of America et al.
- Amicus brief of DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar
- Amicus brief of Retail Litigation Center, Inc.
- Reply of petitioner
Recommended Citation: Matthew Bush, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (May. 23, 2012, 11:45 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/05/petition-of-the-day-290/