Friday round-up

Friday round-upBriefly: In Episode 210 of SCOTUS 101, Elizabeth Slattery and Tiffany Bates talk about “what they’re thankful for and the Federalist Society convention.” At his eponymous blog, Ross Runkel looks at Digital Realty Trust Inc. v. Somers, which involves the whistleblower protections of the Dodd-Frank Act and which will be argued next week. In an analysis for […]

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Friday round-up

Briefly:

  • In Episode 210 of SCOTUS 101, Elizabeth Slattery and Tiffany Bates talk about “what they’re thankful for and the Federalist Society convention.”
  • At his eponymous blog, Ross Runkel looks at Digital Realty Trust Inc. v. Somers, which involves the whistleblower protections of the Dodd-Frank Act and which will be argued next week.
  • In an analysis for The New York Times, Eduardo Porter discusses Oil States Energy Services v. Greene’s Energy Group, another case on next week’s argument docket, which challenges the constitutionality of a process used to determine the validity of existing patents; he urges the justices to “consider the ramifications of their decision on the United States economy.”

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