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 asks U.S. Supreme Court to clarify the "parcel as a whole" test for regulatory takings
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges New York Court to Clarify Asbestos-Related Causation
Court: New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges California Court to Publish Important Opinion Addressing Causation Claims for Asbestos Cases
Court: California Court of Appeals
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Enforcement of Arbitration Agreements
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
Eleventh Circuit Vacates Class Action Certification Decision in a Victory for Business
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Status: Victory
Supreme Court Declines to Review Misapplication of “Clear Evidence” Preemption Test
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Texas Supreme Court Clarifies Limitations on Premises Liability for Former Property Owners
Court: Texas Supreme Court
Status: Victory
Supreme Court Declines Review of Corporate Liability Under the Alien Tort Statute
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Decided
Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Lower Court Decision Relating to General Personal Jurisdiction of a Foreign Corporation
Court: Delaware Supreme Court
Status: Victory

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