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 in First Circuit on Bankruptcy Preemption Issue
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Asks Third Circuit to Curb NLRB Subpoena Abuse
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Argues Second Circuit Should Reject SEC’s Broad Interpretation of Dodd-Frank Act’s Anti-Retaliation Protections for Whistleblowers
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Review of New York Decision Permitting Tort Liability for Corporate Parent Based on Actions of Foreign Subsidiary
New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Tenth Circuit To Require Meaningful Judicial Review of Punitive Damages Verdict
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Supports Supreme Court Review of Class Certification in State-Court Wage-and-Hour Action
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Colorado Supreme Court rules that "Lone Pine orders" are not permitted
Colorado Supreme Court
Defeat
Third Circuit Rules in Favor of Wal-Mart Stores in Shareholder Proposal Dispute
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Victory
U.S. Chamber argues that accounting firms owe a fiduciary duty to the company audited
North Carolina Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber urges NJ Supreme Court to reject heightened warning requirements for certain arbitration agreements
New Jersey Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision