Recent Case Activity

The U.S. Chamber Litigation Center files in cases of interest to the business community as a direct party, as an intervenor, and as an amicus curiae (friend of the court). The following are Litigation Center’s cases from 2007 to the present. Cases with recent developments (such as a new legal filing or an outcome in the case) are listed first.

U.S. Chamber Files Lawsuit Challenging Unlawful IRS Regulation
Court: U.S. District Court - Western District of Texas
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber and Coalition File Lawsuit Challenging EPA’s Unprecedented Attempt to Ban New Coal-Fired Power Plants
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
Tennessee Supreme Court Declines to Address Constitutionality of Legislature’s Cap on Punitive Damages
Court: Tennessee Supreme Court
Status: Other
U.S. Chamber Urges Western District of Tennessee To Uphold Constitutionality of Tennessee Legislature’s Cap on Punitive Damages
Court: U.S. District Court - Western District of Tennessee
Status: Awaiting Decision
Georgia Supreme Court Discredits Unscientific Testimony in Asbestos Exposure Case
Court: Georgia Supreme Court
Status: Victory
NLRB Adopts Ruling That Discourages Temporary Work Agreements
Court: National Labor Relations Board
Status: Defeat
U.S. Chamber Urges Second Circuit To Allow Permit for Natural Gas Pipeline Project
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
Plaintiffs Voluntarily Dismiss Claims in “Consent Jurisdiction” Case Before Louisiana Appellate Court
Court: Louisiana Court of Appeals
Status: Other
U.S. Chamber Protests Unpredictable, Expanding Liability for Pennsylvania Businesses and Landowners in Ongoing Discharge Case
Court: Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Second Circuit To Reverse Lower Court Decision Misapplying Rule 23 Standards in Securities Class Action
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision

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