Petition of the day
Today's petition of the day is below (NOTE: Akin Gump represents the respondents in this case):
Sorrell v. IMS Health Inc. (Granted )
Note: Goldstein, Howe and Russell P.C. represents the respondents IMS Health, SDI, and Verispan, in this case.
Issue(s): Whether a law that restricts access to information in nonpublic prescription drug records and affords prescribers the right to consent before their identifying information in prescription drug records is sold or used in marketing violates the First Amendment.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Dec. 17, 2010, 2:25 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2010/12/petition-of-the-day-60/