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 Tenth Circuit To Halt Bureau of Land Management’s Hydraulic Fracturing Rule
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
NLRB Adopts Ruling that Discourages Temporary Work Agreements
Court: National Labor Relations Board
Status: Defeat
Second Circuit Vacates Warrant Permitting U.S. Law Enforcement To Seize Electronic Information Stored Outside of U.S. by Non-U.S. Individuals and Companies
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Victory
Georgia Supreme Court Discredits Unscientific Testimony in Asbestos Exposure Case
Court: Georgia Supreme Court
Status: Victory
Washington Supreme Court Upholds Broad “Stream of Commerce” Theory of Personal Jurisdiction
Court: Washington Supreme Court
Status: Defeat
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
U.S. Chamber Urges Ninth Circuit To Reverse Class Certification in Rule 23(f) Proceeding
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
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
U.S. Chamber Asks Administrative Review Board To Correct Evidentiary Procedures for Whistleblower Protection Actions
Court: U.S. Department of Labor Administrative Review Board
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Ninth Circuit To Invalidate Regulation Targeting Certain Beverages that Violates the First Amendment
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision

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