Supreme Court Review 2016/2017 TERM
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2017
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Issue:  Service of Process

Water Splash, Inc. v. Menon

16-254

QUESTION(S) PRESENTED

Whether the Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters authorizes service of process by mail.

DECISION

Fully Briefed and Argued
Awaiting Decision

ORAL ARGUMENT

Argued March 22, 2017

Appearences
On Behalf of Petitioner Water Splash, Inc.
Jeremy Gaston, Houston, Tex.
On Behalf of Petitioner as amicus curiae, in support of petitioner
Elaine J. Goldenberg, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C.
On Behalf of Respondent Tara Menon
Timothy A. Hootman, Houston, Tex.
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Merit Briefs
Brief for Petitioner (pdf download)
Brief for Respondent (pdf download)
Reply Brief for Petitioner (pdf download)
Brief for the United States in Support of Petitioner (pdf download)

CERTIORARI STAGE

Granted December 2, 2016

Certiorari Stage Documents
      Petition for Certiorari (pdf download)
Brief in Opposition (pdf download)
Petitioner's Reply (pdf download)

PROCEEDING BELOW

Texas Fourteenth Court of Appeals
Decided June 30, 2015
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