Recent Case Activity

The National Chamber Litigation Center (NCLC) 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 NCLC’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.

Chamber urges Fourth Circuit to reject EEOC's attempt to rewrite Title VII.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges district court to review a case involving the CPSC's statutory authority under the Consumer Product Safety Act.
U.S. District Court - District of Maryland
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber argues the ADA does not require employers to eliminate regular and predictable workplace attendance requirements to accommodate a disability (Sixth Circuit)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Defeat
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Second Circuit to affirm district court's enforcement of international arbitration award.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges California Supreme Court to reject claim in asbestos case.
California Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges New York Supreme Court to resolve question of disgorgement claims as a remedy in suits brought under the Martin Act.
New York Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges Supreme Court to affirm Lanham Act
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber joins coalition urging Supreme Court to review Second Circuit case that significantly departs from the Court’s rulings on constitutional standing
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Chamber urges NY appellate court to overturn decision holding local zoning ordinances prohibiting oil and gas extraction through hydraulic fracturing are not preempted by state law (NY Court of Appeals)
New York Court of Appeals
Awaiting Decision