Recent Case Activity

U.S. Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to reconsider Alien Tort Statute ruling, which is inconsistent with U.S. Supreme Court Kiobel decision
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Unaninmously in Federal Agency Rulemaking Case
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
Chamber asks Florida Court of Appeals to address the issue of exposure levels in a toxic tort case
Florida Court of Appeals
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court paves way for Takings Clause claim by farmers who were compelled by the federal government to give up 47% of their raisins to the government
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
Supreme Court declines to review Fourth Circuit holding, therefore refusing to interpret the proper method of calculating civil penalties under the False Claims Act
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
Chamber urges Supreme Court to grant review and reverse Second Circuit opinion that allows Internet services to be taxed under local telephone services excise tax
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court to hear FRA Performance Standards case
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
First Circuit rules that state law that restricts independent contracting is preempted by FAAAA
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Victory
Ninth Circuit declines review of local drug disposal ordinance
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Defeat