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 Brief in Risk Retention Rule Case Transferred to the U.S. District Court for D.C.
Court: U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Texas Federal Court to Hold That the Secretary of State's Prohibition of the Keystone XL Pipeline Was Unconstitutional
Court: U.S. District Court - Southern District of Texas
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Second Circuit to Reverse Securities Class Action Certification upon Appeal
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
SCOTUS Declines to Review $235 Million “Trial by Formula” Jury Award
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Petition to Seek Review of Tenth Circuit Decision Creating Circuit Split on Question of Federal Preemption is Dismissed
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Other
U.S. Supreme Court Rules that Victorious Defendants may Receive Attorney’s Fees Even in Cases Not Resolved on the Merits
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Victory
U.S. Supreme Court Holds that State Court has Jurisdiction over Securities Suit Brought Under State Law
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
SCOTUS Vacates D.C. Circuit Rejecting Overly Broad Interpretation of First-to-File Bar
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Defeat
U.S. Chamber Urges Ninth Circuit to Reject NLRB’s D.R. Horton Rule Prohibiting Arbitration
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
D.C. Circuit Reverses Unconstitutional Delegation of Authority to Amtrak
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Victory

Pages