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GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK

Docket No.: 11-1059
Certiorari Granted: Jun 25 2012
Argued: December 3, 2012
Decided: April 16, 2013

Topics:

Article I, Civil Procedure, FLSA, Fair Labor Standards Act, abuse of discretion, separation of powers

PartyNames: Genesis HealthCare Corporation, et al. v. Laura Symczyk
Petitioner: Genesis HealthCare Corporation, et al.
Respondent: Laura Symczyk

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Citation: 656 F.3d 189
Supreme Court Docket

Genesis HealthCare Corporation, et al.
v.
Laura Symczyk
Question Presented:

Whether a case becomes moot, and thus beyond the judicial power of Article III, when the lone plaintiff receives an offer from the defendants to satisfy all of the plaintiff's claims.

GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 3, 2012

Listen to Oral Argument in GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK
Holding: REVERSED
Vote: 5-4

GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK
Case Documents

1BRIEF FOR PETITIONER
2BRIEF OF DRI—THE VOICE OF THE DEFENSE BAR AS AMICUS CURIAE IN SUPPORT OF PETITIONERS
3BRIEF OF THE EQUAL EMPLOYMENT ADVISORY COUNCIL AS AMICUS CURIAE IN SUPPORT OF PETITIONERS
4BRIEF OF THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, THE AMERICAN HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION, THE NATIONAL FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESS, THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR ASSISTED LIVING, AND THE SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AS AMICI CURIAE IN SUPPORT OF PETITIONERS
5BRIEF AMICUS CURIAE OF ACA INTERNATIONAL IN SUPPORT OF PETITIONERS
6BRIEF FOR THE UNITED STATES AS AMICUS CURIAE SUPPORTING AFFIRMANCE
7GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK Oral Argument Transcript (PDF)
8GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK Oral Argument Audio
9Slip Opinion in GENESIS HEALTHCARE CORP. v. SYMCZYK (Opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas)