Krupski v. Costa Crociere
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Apr 21, 2010
|Jun 7, 2010||9-0||Sotomayor||OT 2009|
Holding: The Court held that a plaintiff is allowed to amend the name of a defendant when he or she gets it wrong in the original complaint.
Plain English Summary:
Judgment: Reversed and Remanded, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Sonia Sotomayor on June 7, 2010. Justice Scalia concurred in part and concurred in the judgment.
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Briefs and Documents
- Brief for Petitioner Wanda Krupski
- Brief for Respondent Costa Crociere S.p.A. a Foreign Corporation (Italy)
- Reply Brief for Petitioner Wanda Krupski