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 urges clarification of SEC ordinary business exclusion
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Files Joint Brief Challenging Los Angeles Minimum Wage Ordinance
U.S. District Court - Central District of California
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges Sixth Circuit to review District Court’s ruling on ERISA benefits
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Victory
Chamber asks court to rein in FTC's use of contempt proceeding to change the law
U.S. District Court - District of New Jersey
Awaiting Decision
Chamber argues for limited application of California law regarding "willful misclassification" of independent contractors
California Court of Appeals
Awaiting Decision
Chamber supports petition seeking review of erroneously certified TCPA
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges Wisconsin court to grant motion to dismiss FCA case
Federal District Courts
Awaiting Decision
Chamber Suggests Summary Reversal of New Jersey Supreme Court Decision Requiring Special Notice in Arbitration Agreements
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court rejects over-broad reading of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) "anti-shredding" provision
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
U.S. Chamber Urges Texas Supreme Court to Reaffirm Traditional Limitations on Premises Liability for Former Property Owners
Texas Supreme Court
Victory