Victories

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Tennessee Supreme Court rejects attempt to eliminate well-established "learned intermediary" defense
Tennessee Supreme Court
Victory
U.S. Chamber argues class certifications must undergo rigorous scrutiny, and proposed class actions cannot include uninjured members
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
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Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court reverses itself; holds class arbitration waiver is valid in light of Supreme Court's decision in American Express v. Italian Colors
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
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U.S. Chamber argues bargaining unit determinations should reflect workplace realities (Fourth Circuit)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Victory
Maryland Court of Appeals rejects attempt to displace 160 years of settled law and upholds defense of contributory negligence
Maryland Court of Appeals
Victory
U.S. Chamber argues plaintiffs' experts should be required to do rigorous scientific inquiry before presenting evidence in court
Maryland Court of Appeals
Victory
Court vacates SEC's "extractive industries" rule (DC District Court)
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
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U.S. Supreme Court says government's demand for property from a land use permit applicant must satisfy constitutional requirements even when it denies the permit
Supreme Court of the United States
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Supreme Court says employee is a "supervisor" only if empowered to take tangible employment actions against victim
Supreme Court of the United States
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Supreme Court holds Title VII retaliation claims must be proved according to traditional principles of but-for causation
Supreme Court of the United States
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