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.

Sprint Communications v. APCC Services

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-552 D.C. Cir. Apr 21, 2008
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Jun 23, 2008 TBD Breyer OT 2007

Disclosure: Akin Gump represented the petitioner in this case.

Issue: Whether a plaintiff assigned the right to pursue a legal claim, but which stands to gain no proceeds from the outcome of the litigation, has established standing under Article III.

Judgment: Affirmed, in an opinion by Justice Stephen Breyer on June 23, 2008.

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