November 14, 2006
Case: Adam’s Apple Markets v. Aphrodite Cosmetics
A writ of certiorari is granted on the following two questions:
- Whether Petitioner has prudential standing to bring an unfair competition claim under the Lanham Act §43(a), 15 U.S.C. §1125(a).
- Whether Respondent’s statements about its animal testing practices and policies constitute noncommercial speech such that they are not subject to a claim under the Lanham Act §43(a), 15 U.S.C. §1125(a).
Hon. Anthony Kennedy ’61, Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court
Hon. Diana Gribbon Motz, U.S. Court of Appeals for The Fourth Circuit
Hon. Merrick B. Garland ’74, U.S. Court of Appeals District for The Columbia Circuit
William Wirt Memorial Team
Erika N.L. Harold, Oralist
Kimberly E. Olvey
James A. Wawrzyniak Jr.
Cassandra H. Welch, Oralist
The Shirin Shakir Memorial Team
Elizabeth A. Edmondson
Mark L. Jensen
Tian Tian Mayimin, Best Oralist
S. Chartey Quarcoo
Kevin Terrazas, Oralist