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 Files Tenth Circuit Appeal in Challenge to “Waters of the US” Rule
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Protests $2 Billion in Statutory Fines Pursued Through a Contingency-Fee Enforcement Action for Landowner’s Storing a Wood Pile on his Texas Property
Court: U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
Status: Awaiting Decision
Fifth Circuit Remands Case for Reassessment of Clean Air Act Penalty Awards
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Status: Defeat
Unanimous Supreme Court Victory in Administrative Law Case
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Victory
Fifth Circuit Upholds NLRB’s Approval of Micro Bargaining Unit
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Status: Defeat
U.S. District Court Upholds Constitutionality of Contingency-Fee Agreement
Court: U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California
Status: Defeat
New York Court of Appeals Upholds Expansion of State Attorney General’s Poweres
Court: New York Court of Appeals
Status: Defeat
U.S. Chamber Urges Third Circuit En Banc Court to Reaffirm the Requirement for Class Ascertainability
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Supports Cert. Petition Challenging “Sufficiency” of EEOC Investigation
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Seventh Circuit to Uphold Employer-Subsidized Health Insurance Plans that Require Employees to Participate in Wellness Assessments
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision

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