That U.S. Went to Uni.’s universities, became a clerk for an appellate court judge and worked with both high profile clients and for DC law firms as a public defender attorney for low-income clients. As a judge, he has ruled that legislators should get the president’s financial record and sprinkle praise of his music into opinions.
Mehta was appointed to the court in December 2014 and was sworn in in 2015. One notable ruling in 2019 is that legislators should get their immediate financial record of President Donald Trump. The Supreme Court sent the case back to the lower court and it is ongoing. He also took action in the food industry antitrust case at the beginning of his tenure. temporarily blocked a billion 1 billion Cisco deal. U.S. Foods After regulators opposed the deal. The companies finished it several days later.
He is a hip-hop lover, according to judicial writings. In a 2015 opinion poll linked to a copyright lawsuit, the judge said he did not need expert testimony to determine if the two songs were “significantly identical” when it came to hip-hop. Music and lyrics, “heard on hip hop for decades” and a countdown between his favorite Jay Z, Kanye West, Drake and Eminem. She also provided Beyonc ગ’s song “Sorry” from her classic album “Lemonade” in her 2018 commentary on another copyright piracy case.
He was previously a lawyer for the DC law firm, Zuckerman Spider, focusing on criminal defense and business disputes, where he represented clients such as the former head. International Monetary Fund, In a civil suit brought by Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Nafisato Dialo, the housekeeper Strauss-Kahn was charged with rape; They settled after the criminal case was dropped. He also represented the lawyer involved in the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill lawsuit.
Previously, he served as a staff attorney in the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia and was cleared to be a judge in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Born in India, Mehta came to America as a young child. He received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University in 1993 and graduated from the University of Virginia Law School in 1997.