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.

Court: Supreme Court of the United States
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Court: Supreme Court of the United States
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Sixth Circuit Rules it has Jurisdiction over “Waters of the United States” Rule; Denies Rehearing En Banc
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber urges California high court to review decision that effectively adopts "any exposure" theory of liability for asbestos-related claims (California Supreme Court)
Court: California Supreme Court
Status: Other
CA5 Holds that ERISA Preempts Texas Prompt Pay Statute
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Status: Victory
Dow Agrees to Settlement in Antitrust Class Action
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Other
Fourth Circuit Reaffirms NLRB’s Micro-Union Decision
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Status: Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Review of Seattle Minimum Wage Case
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Texas Supreme Court Holds that Texas Clean Air Act Preempts Houston Air Ordinance
Court: Texas Supreme Court
Status: Victory
Ninth Circuit Upholds Jurisdiction in Mooted Class Action
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Defeat

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