Recent Case Activity

U.S. Supreme Court to hear FRA Performance Standards case
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
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
Washington Supreme Court clarifies Asbestos liability law
Washington Supreme Court
Victory
U.S. Chamber asks Fifth Circuit to affirm False Claims Act discovery rules
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber asks federal District Court to vacate CFTC’s Cross-Border rule; argues the CFTC exceeded its limited extraterritorial jurisdiction and that the rule places U.S. companies at a disadvantage by increasing transaction costs
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Defeat
Chamber urges Supreme Court to overturn jurisdictional bar in certain state tax cases
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber urges reversal in important Work Product Doctrine case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to review case that allows trial lawyers to file duplicative claims under the False Claims Act (U.S. Supreme Court)
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges Texas Supreme Court to review admissibility of seat belt evidence
Texas Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision