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DOCKET for CIGAR ASSOCIATION v FDA, Feb 21-Mar 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

EXCERPT:
MINUTE ORDER granting 27 the parties’ Joint Motion to Amend Scheduling Order. The revised schedule is as follows: Defendants’ Opposition to Plaintiffs’ Motion for Summary Judgment and Cross-Motion for Summary Judgment shall be filed on or before May 1, 2017; briefs of any amici granted leave to file in support of Defendants shall be filed […]

CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, et al. v FDA: PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, Feb 13, 2017

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
For these reasons and those set out in the accompanying Memorandum of Law, Plaintiffs request that the Court grant their motion for summary judgment on all claims and: (1) vacate and set aside the Deeming Rule; (2) vacate and set aside the User Fee Rule; (3) declare that the User Fee […]

DOCKET for CIGAR ASSOCIATION v FDA, Jul 15, 2016-Feb 16, 2017

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
07/15/2016 1 COMPLAINT against SYLVIA M. BURWELL, in her official capacity as Secretary of Health and Human Services, Robert Califf, M.D., in his official capacity as Commissioner of Food and Drugs, UNITED STATES FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES filed by CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, CIGAR […]

CEI v DOT: ORDER: Schedule, Feb 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
O R D E R
It is ORDERED, on the court’s own motion, that this case be scheduled for oral argument on April 10, 2017, at 9:30 A.M. The composition of the argument panel will usually be revealed thirty days prior to the date of oral argument on the court’s web site […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. Appeal: COURTROOM MINUTES OF ORAL ARGUMENT, Feb 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
PROCLAMATION BEING MADE, the Court opened on February 14, 2017 at 9:41 a.m. The cause was heard as case No. 1 of 3 and argued before the Court by:
Michael A. Carvin, counsel for Appellant Philip Morris USA, Inc.
Melissa N. Patterson (DOJ), counsel for Appellee USA.
Eric R. Glitzenstein, counsel […]

DOCKET for FORSYTH v MPAA, Jan 30-Feb 15, 2017

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

EXCERPT:
02/14/2017 77 CLERK’S NOTICE RESETTING THE TIME ON MOTION HEARING as to 66 MOTION for Attorney Fees . Motion Hearing set for 3/23/2017 at 02:30 PM in Courtroom 3, 17th Floor, San Francisco before Hon. Richard Seeborg. (This is a text-only entry generated by the court. There is no document associated with this entry.) (clS, COURT […]

DOCKET for USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. Appeal #: 16-5127

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

EXCERPT:
02/07/2017 FORM 72 submitted by arguing attorney, Michael A. Carvin, on behalf of Appellants Altria Group, Inc., Commonwealth Brands Incorporated, Commonwealth-Altadis, Inc., ITG Brands, LLC, Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in 16-5101 (For Internal Use Only: Form is restricted to protect counsel’s personal contact information). [16-5101, 16-5127] (Mandell, Jeffrey)
02/07/2017 […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. Appeal: ORDER for Oral Argument, Feb 6, 2017

Monday, February 6th, 2017

The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
It is ORDERED, on the court’s own motion, that the following times are allotted for the oral argument of this case scheduled for February 14, 2017, at 9:30 A.M.:
Appellant Philip Morris USA, Inc. -10 Minutes
Appellees -10 Minutes (to be divided among appellees as they see fit)
One counsel per […]

ORDER #66-Remand explaining why the Status Conference set for January 31, 2017, was cancelled

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

The PDF is Here
EXCERPT:
On January 3, 2017, the Court Ordered counsel to appear on this date for a Status Conference since the Court of Appeals had issued the Mandate on a Motion on which it had recently ruled. As counsel know, there are two more Appeals pending before the Court of Appeals, in which […]

DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al, Jan 17-Jan 31, 2017

Monday, January 30th, 2017

Date Filed # Docket Text
01/17/2017 6203 MEMORANDUM re 6201 Order, by UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. (Crane-Hirsch, Daniel) (Entered: 01/17/2017)
01/17/2017 6204 MEMORANDUM re 6201 Order, by TOBACCO-FREE KIDS ACTION FUND. (Meyer, Katherine) (Entered: 01/17/2017)
01/18/2017 6205 NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF APPEARANCE as to R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY. Attorney Noel John Francisco terminated. (Mandell, Jeffrey) (Entered: 01/18/2017)
01/30/2017 MINUTE ORDER: The time for the […]