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.

Settlement Reached in Landowner’s Challenge to $2 Billion in Statutory Fines Pursued Through a Contingency-Fee Enforcement Action
Court: U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
Status: Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Ninth Circuit affirm lower court's refusal to certify a class under the ascertainability requirement
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Arkansas Federal Court to Invalidate Department of Labor's "Persuader Rule"
Court: U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Arkansas
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber and Coalition File Lawsuit Challenging EPA's Unprecedented Ozone Regulations
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges D.C. Circuit to Reject NLRB’s D.R. Horton Rule Prohibiting Arbitration
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
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
U.S. Chamber Protests Unpredictable, Expanding Liability for Pennsylvania Business and Landowners in Ongoing Discharge Case
Court: Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Addresses General Personal Jurisdiction in Fourth Circuit Case
Court: Louisiana Court of Appeals
Status: Awaiting Decision
New York Court of Appeals Upholds Manufacturer’s Liability for Failure to Warn of the Hazards of Third-Party Products
Court: New York Court of Appeals
Status: Defeat
New York Court of Appeals Rejects Challenge to Consolidation of Unrelated Asbestos Cases
Court: New York Court of Appeals
Status: Decided

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