Emily Lohman

United States Supreme Court (1 summary)

Texas v. New Mexico

Whether New Mexico is prohibited from recapturing water it has delivered to Elephant Butte Reservoir pursuant to the 1938 Rio Grande Compact, after that water is released from the Reservoir.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Water Rights

United States Supreme Court Certiorari Granted (4 summaries)

Animal Science Products, Inc. v. Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.

Whether a court may exercise independent review of an appearing foreign sovereign’s interpretation of its domestic law, or whether a court is bound to defer to a foreign government’s legal statement, as a matter of international comity, whenever the foreign government appears before the court.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Corporations

Lamar, Archer & Cofrin, LLP v. R. Scott Appling

Whether a statement concerning a specific asset constitutes a "statement respecting the debtor's financial condition” within 11 U.S.C. § 523(a)(2)(A) of the Bankruptcy Code.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Bankruptcy Law

Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District v. SolarCity Corporation

Whether orders denying state-action immunity to public entities are immediately appealable under the "collateral-order" doctrine.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Sovereign Immunity

Collins v. Virginia

Whether the automobile exception to the Fourth Amendment warrant requirement permits a police officer's warrantless entry onto private property to search a vehicle parked in close proximity to a dwelling.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Criminal Procedure