Recent Case Activity

Chamber urges the NLRB to adhere to current standard for determining joint-employer status
National Labor Relations Board
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges Ninth Circuit to affirm district court's interpretation of the scope and applicability of the Clean Water Act permit shield
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Victory
Chamber urges Second Circuit to reverse the tax court's holding to override the foreign tax credit provisions of the Internal Revenue Code
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
California Supreme Court held that businesses are not required to keep AEDs on premises
California Supreme Court
Victory
Chamber asks Second Circuit to affirm district court's interpretation of the overtime provision of the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA")
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks First Circuit to reverse district court decision certifying a class without meeting the predominance requirement of Rule 23 (b)(3).
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
NY appellate court affirmed 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
Defeat
NY appellate court affirmed 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
Defeat
U.S. Chamber argues FAA requires enforcing agreements to arbitrate on an individual basis
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Victory