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.

Settlement Reached in Landowner’s Challenge to $2 Billion in Statutory Fines Pursued Through a Contingency-Fee Enforcement Action
Court: U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
Status: Other
U.S. Supreme Court Schedules Argument Date for Fair Housing Act Case Addressing Liability for Subprime Mortgage Lending
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
Chamber Asks D.C. Circuit to Uphold District Court’s Decision Striking Down FSOC’s Classification of Insurance Company as a SIFI
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Argues for Strict Application of FCA’s Materiality and Scienter Requirements
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Enforcement of EPA’s Obligation To Report Job Losses Caused by Clean Air Act
Court: U.S. District Court - Northern District of West Virginnia
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Weighs in on Liability Standard for Fiduciary Duty under ERISA
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Supports Appeal to the Ninth Circuit to Reaffirm Railroad Rights of Way
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Judicial Oversight in CFPB’s Attempt to Enforce Civil Investigative Demand
Court: U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber’s Lawsuit Dismissed in Challenge to Seattle’s Drivers’ Union Ordinance
Court: U.S. District Court - Western District of Washington
Status: Defeat
U.S. Chamber Urges Wisconsin Supreme Court to Review General Personal Jurisdiction Case
Court: Wisconsin Supreme Court
Status: Awaiting Decision

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