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 California Supreme Court to review decision allowing plaintiff a second bite at the evidence apple with a new damages-only trial
California Supreme Court
Defeat
U.S. Chamber urges Alabama Supreme Court to reconsider convtroversial decision which embraced ‘innovator liability’ theory, exposing brand name drug manufacturers to liability for generic drugs
Alabama Supreme Court
Defeat
Chamber urges District Court to grant injunction against city ordinance to raise minimum wage.
U.S. District Court - Western District of Washington
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges the Third Circuit to review the FTC's data security enforcement actions
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Victory
Nevada Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
DC Circuit upholds USDA meat labeling rule
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Defeat
Micro Unions under the NLRB
National Labor Relations Board
Victory
NLRB affirms and applies Specialty Healthcare decision to fragrance department at Macy's
National Labor Relations Board
Defeat
Second Circuit affirms district court holding dismissing surcharge claim as moot.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Decided
D.C. Circuit rejects auto manufacturer's challenge to $72 million EPA fine
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Defeat