Willamette Law Online

United States Supreme Court Certiorari Granted

( 3 summaries )

Opinions Filed in October 2011

Mohamad v. Rajoub

Corporations: (Whether the Torture Victim Protection Act includes corporations or organizations as possible defendants.)

(Filing Date: 10-17-2011)

United States v. Alvarez

First Amendment: (Whether the Stolen Valor Act is facially invalid under the Free Speech Clause of the First Amendment.)

(Filing Date: 10-17-2011)

Freeman v. Quicken Loans, Inc.

Civil Law: Whether ยง 8(b) of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) prohibits a real estate settlement services provider from charging an unearned fee only if the fee is divided between two or more parties.

(Filing Date: 10-11-2011)