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.

U.S. Chamber urges NJ Supreme Court to reject heightened warning requirements for certain arbitration agreements
New Jersey Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Asks U.S. Supreme Court To Address Interest Owed to Companies on Tax Overpayments
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to review class certification in antitrust action
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
D.C. Circuit Implements 2014 Supreme Court Decision in Greenhouse Gas Case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Victory
At U.S. Chamber's urging, Eleventh Circuit agrees to review class certification order in alleged defective products case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Victory
Sixth Circuit affirms Ford in a telecommuting & retaliation complaint by the EEOC
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Victory
U.S. Chamber supports D.C. Circuit challenge to risk-retention rule
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber argues that courts, not arbitrators, must decide the threshold question of whether parties agreed to class arbitration
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Encourages Florida Supreme Court to Clarify Insurers’ Liability in “Bad Faith” Cases
Florida Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
FL Court of Appeals denies rehearing of bad faith action case
Florida Court of Appeals
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