Recent Case Activity

U.S. Chamber urges the Texas Supreme Court to clarify the proper application of the “Texas resident exception” to the Texas forum non-conveniens statute
Texas Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Eighth Circuit denies petition for review therefore refusing to clarify the expanded reach of "whistleblower" provisions
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Defeat
U.S. Chamber seeks permission from Supreme Court of Canada to file an amicus curiae brief ("intervernor's factum") to address global forum shopping
Supreme Court of Canada
Defeat
U.S. Chamber urges court to reject unfair and unworkable standard for determining liability for damages for breach of fiduciary duty under ERISA (Fourth Circuit Rehearing en Banc)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Decided
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Texas Supreme Court to clarify corporate protections under FCPA investigations
Texas Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
California Supreme Court declines review of important class certification case
California Supreme Court
Defeat
U.S. Chamber asks California Supreme Court to review decision allowing plaintiff a second bite at the evidence apple with a new damages-only trial
California Supreme Court
Defeat
U.S. Chamber urges Alabama Supreme Court to reconsider convtroversial decision which embraced ‘innovator liability’ theory, exposing brand name drug manufacturers to liability for generic drugs
Alabama Supreme Court
Defeat
Chamber urges District Court to grant injunction against city ordinance to raise minimum wage.
U.S. District Court - Western District of Washington
Awaiting Decision