PersonalWeb Technologies, LLC v. Patreon, Inc.


Question(s) Presented

1. “Whether the Federal Circuit correctly interpreted Kessler to create a freestanding preclusion doctrine that may apply even when claim and issue preclusion do not.”

2. “Whether the Federal Circuit properly extended its Kessler doctrine to cases where the prior judgment was a voluntary dismissal.”

Proceedings and Orders
May 11, 2021
DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/27/2021.
May 25, 2021
Response Requested. (Due June 24, 2021)
June 4, 2021
Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 23, 2021.
September 8, 2021
DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.
October 4, 2021
The Acting Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
April 26, 2022
DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/12/2022.
May 16, 2022
Petition DENIED.