Recent Case Activity

U.S. Chamber and other business groups ask U.S. Supreme Court to take up Ninth Circuit regulatory takings case
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Chamber asks Eleventh Circuit to review class action certification decision from lower court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Ohio Supreme Court clarifies that Ohio courts must rigorously scrutinize proposed class actions before certifying, aligning state and federal class certification rules
Ohio Supreme Court
Victory
U.S. Chamber joins coalition urging New York Supreme Court to maintain hold on punitive damages in asbestos litigation
New York Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber, Ohio Chamber urge the Ohio Supreme Court to reject a proposed exception to important Ohio tort reform law
Ohio Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber, ATA urge Illinois appeals court to reject Illinois employment agency's attempt to effectively ban the owner-operator business model in the trucking industry
Illinois Court of Appeals
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber, other groups urge Florida Supreme Court to reject plaintiff's proposed aggressive expansion of liability for manufacturers
Florida Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to rehear decision that permitted a CAFA loophole
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Victory
U.S. Chamber asks Ninth Circuit to rehear decision that permitted a CAFA loophole
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
California Supreme Court rules that Federal Arbitration Act preempts California labor code requiring administrative hearing before enforcing employer arbitration agreements
California Supreme Court
Victory