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 Sixth Circuit to Apply Correct Causation Principles in Toxic Tort Case
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Review Decision Jeopardizing Longstanding Usury Law Principle
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Declines Review of Case Interpreting False Claims Act
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Address Due Process Limits on So-Called "Conspiracy Jurisdiction"
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Federal Circuit – Specific Personal Jurisdiction Affirmed – Personal Jurisdiction
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Status: Other
Parties Enter Settlement in Case Considering Enforcement of Online Agreements
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Other
DOL Administrative Review Board to Reconsider Case Involving Evidentiary Standard in Whistleblower Cases
Court: U.S. Department of Labor Administrative Review Board
Status: Awaiting Decision
First Circuit Declines to Reconsider Implications of Video Privacy Protection Act on Media Sectors
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Status: Defeat
Chamber Files Amicus Brief Urging U.S. Supreme Court To Review Fifth Circuit’s Interpretation Of The Clean Water Act
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Texas Supreme Court Holds that Civil Penalties Sought by Private Litigants Are Subject to Statutory Limit on Damages
Court: Texas Supreme Court
Status: Victory

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