Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect the Court to issue orders from the October 31 Conference; we do not expect the Justices to issue any decisions on the merits.
Our list of "Petitions to watch for that Conference is here.

Meacham v. Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
06-1505 2d Cir. Apr 23, 2008
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Jun 19, 2008 TBD Souter OT 2007

Issue: Whether, under Smith v. City of Jackson (2005), an employee alleging disparate impact under the ADEA has the burden of persuasion in establishing the contested action was based on “reasonable factors other than age.”

Judgment: Vacated and remanded, in an opinion by Justice David Souter on June 19, 2008.

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