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 First Circuit To Reject Certification of “Issue” Classes
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges CA1 To Require SEC To Consider Context of Investor Communications
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
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
Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Warrantless Random Inspections of L.A. Hotel Guestlists
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
U.S. Supreme Court Strengthens Property Rights in “Per Se” Takings Case
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
Eighth Circuit Affirms a District Court Decision Denying Class Certification
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Victory
U.S. Chamber Urges CA9 to Reject Consumer Class Action Involving Flawed Damages Model
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges CA5 To Hold that ERISA Preempts Texas Prompt Pay Statute
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
In CA Personal Jurisdiction Case, U.S. Chamber Weighs In
California Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Federal district court vacates DOL's rule on H-2B visa program
U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida
Victory