Selected Filings

  • On September 18, 2017, Deutsch Hunt PLLC filed an amicus brief on behalf of a group of Federal Courts and Federal Indian Law Scholars as amici curiae in support of Respondents in Patchak v. Zinke, No. 16-498 (S. Ct.).  The brief may be viewed here.

  • On August 31, 2017, Deutsch Hunt PLLC filed an amicus brief on behalf of 3M Company, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Cargill Incorporated, Johnson & Johnson, Monsanto Company, the Procter & Gamble Company, Raytheon Company, and Shell International as amici curiae in support of neither party in Oil States Energy Servs., LLC v. Greene's Energy Group, LLC, No. 16-712 (S. Ct.).  The brief may be viewed here.

  • On June 27, 2017, Deutsch Hunt PLLC filed an amicus brief on behalf of Former U.S. Counterterrorism and National Security Officials as amici curiae in support of Petitioners in Jesner v. Arab Bank PLC, No. 16-499 (S. Ct.).  The brief may be viewed here.

  • On May 19, 2017, Deutsch Hunt PLLC, together with Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner & Sauber LLP, filed an amicus brief on behalf of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the American Civil Liberties Union as amici curiae in support of Petitioner in Class v. United States, No. 16-424 (S. Ct.).  The brief may be viewed here.

  • On March 6, 2017, Deutsch Hunt PLLC filed an amicus brief on behalf of Current and Former Directors of Publicly Traded Companies as amici curiae in support of Petitioner in California Public Employees' Retirement Sys. v. ANZ Securities Inc., No. 16-373 (S. Ct.).  The brief may be viewed here.

  • On February 7, 2017, Deutsch Hunt PLLC, together with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, filed an amicus brief on behalf of America's Health Insurance Plans in Land of Lincoln Mutual Health Ins. Co. v. United States, No. 17-1224, arguing in support of Appellant in an appeal addressing the Affordable Care Act's risk corridors program.

  • On December 21, 2016, Deutsch Hunt PLLC  filed an amicus brief on behalf of AASA, the School Superintendents Association; CASE, the Council of Administrators of Special Education; the Association of School Business Officials International; and five other educational organizations as amici curiae in support of Respondent in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School Board, No. 15-827 (S. Ct.).  The brief may be viewed here.


Panels and Presentations

  • On September 13, 2017, Ruthanne Deutsch and Hyland Hunt presented a CLE for Lawline that illustrated strategies for persuading the Supreme Court that a case warrants certiorari review and presented tips for arguing a case in front of the Justices.

  • On March 31, 2017, Hyland Hunt moderated the Supreme Court Review panel at the ABA's 2017 National Conference on Equal Employment Opportunity Law, hosted by the Section of Labor and Employment Law.

  • On March 27, 2017, Ruthanne Deutsch gave a presentation regarding Endrew F. v. Douglas County School Board, as part of the D.C. Bar's CLE seminar series on issues and cases before the court. More about the event can be viewed here.

  • On February 6, 2017, Ruthanne Deutsch and Hyland Hunt presented a podcast on Ten Tips for Preparing and Presenting Oral Argument for the American Bar Association's Sound Advice podcast series.
    • Listen to the podcast here (ABA membership required).
    • Read the companion written summary here.


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