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.

Sorted by Outcome Date

U.S. Chamber Urges Texas Supreme Court To Hold that Private Litigants May Not Enforce Civil Penalties Under a State Statute Untethered to Any Actual Harm
Court: Texas Supreme Court
Status: Awaiting Decision
Chamber Urges Pennsylvania Supreme Court To Clarify The Scope Of Pennsylvania’s Environmental Rights Amendment
Court: Pennsylvania Supreme Court
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Asks Third Circuit to Curb NLRB Subpoena Abuse
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
Extraterritorial Application of CERCLA
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Defeat
Ninth Circuit – U.S. Chamber Urges Affirmation of Lower Court Decision on Equal Pay Act
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
Ninth Circuit Addresses Enforcement of Arbitration Agreements Under the FAA
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Defeat
U.S. Chamber Weighs in on Remaining Class Certification Issues
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
Fifth Circuit Upholds District Court’s Limitation of Penalties Under Texas Prompt Pay Statute
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Status: Victory
Fourth Circuit Declines to Rehear FLSA Overtime Pay Case
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Status: Defeat
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision

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