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.

California Supreme Court grants review in personal jurisdiction case
California Supreme Court
Victory
Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to affirm dismissal of class action food-labeling case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to affirm the enforcement of arbitration agreements under the FAA
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to affirm the enforcement of arbitration agreements under the FAA
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks federal district court to grant its motion for summary judgment in case challenging DOL's H-2B visa regulations
U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida
Awaiting Decision
Tenth Circuit deenies rehearing and review of class certification in antitrust case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Defeat
Chamber urges court to adopt Daubert standard for determining admissibility of expert testimony
District of Columbia Court of Appeals
Awaiting Decision
Federal district court vacates the HUD's Disparate-Impact Rule
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Victory
Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to correct district court's error and order the approval of a class action settlement
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Ninth Circuit reverses district court ruling in important Permit Shield case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Defeat