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.

Chamber Encourages Fifth Circuit To Set Aside NLRB’s Approval of Micro-Bargaining Unit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court Unanimously Affirms Courts' Authority to Review EEOC's Conciliatory Efforts
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Review of Ninth Circuit Ruling that FAAAA Does Not Preempt California Meal and Rest Break Laws
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Chamber Urges Review of Sixth Circuit's ERISA Interpretation
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber Files Coalition Amicus Brief in Support of Challenge to Seattle’s Minimum-Wage Ordinance
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber Urges Pennsylvania Supreme Court To Clarify The Scope Of Pennsylvania’s Environmental Rights Amendment
Pennsylvania Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Chamber Argues Evidence Of Compliance With Federal Regulatory Regime Is Admissible In State Tort Suits
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Asks Third Circuit to Curb NLRB Subpoena Abuse
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Tenth Circuit To Require Meaningful Judicial Review of Punitive Damages Verdict
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Supports Supreme Court Review of Class Certification in State-Court Wage-and-Hour Action
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision