Recent Case Activity

The U.S. Chamber Litigation Center files in cases of interest to the business community as a direct party, as an intervenor, and as an amicus curiae (friend of the court). The following are Litigation Center’s cases from 2007 to the present. Cases with recent developments (such as a new legal filing or an outcome in the case) are listed first.

Parties Enter Settlement in Toxic Tort Case Involving Dose Assessment
Florida Court of Appeals
Other
Chamber Urges Colorado Supreme Court to Overturn Lower Court Decision Finding General Jurisdiction Based on Common Business Practices
Colorado Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Ninth Circuit Denies Rehearing to Certify Implied Warranty Case to California Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Defeat
Seventh Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of CVS in EEOC Lawsuit Alleging “Pattern or Practice” Violation
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Victory
Chamber Urges Second Circuit to Review NLRB Standard for Determining Appropriate Bargaining Units under the NLRA
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
SCOTUS Declines Opportunity to Review “Normal Retirement Age” for ERISA Plans
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
Supreme Court Reverses Ninth Circuit’s Judgment in ERISA Class Action
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
U.S. Chamber Challenges FCC Order Expanding Liability Under the TCPA U.S. Chamber Files Joint Brief for Petitioners in Challenge to TCPA Declaratory Ruling
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court Argues Important TCPA Class Action Case
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
Indiana Supreme Court Decliens to Review Court of Appeals’ Decision on Admissibility of Expert Witness Testimony
Indiana Supreme Court
Defeat