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.

SCOTUS Vacates D.C. Circuit Rejecting Overly Broad Interpretation of First-to-File Bar
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Defeat
U.S. Chamber argues that courts, not arbitrators, must decide the threshold question of whether parties agreed to class arbitration
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Other
D.C. District Court Upholds NLRB’s Ambush Election Rule
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Defeat
D.C. District Court Upholds NLRB’s Ambush Election Rule
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Defeat
U.S. Chamber Asks Indiana Court to Reaffirm Limited Scope of Asbestos Exception to Indiana’s Statute of Repose
Indiana Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges CA11 to Affirm Decision Vacating DOL Rule on H-2B Visa Program
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Awaiting Decision
14 States Win on Remand in Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
Wisconsin Court Decides to Hear FCA Case Involving a Private Company
Federal District Courts
Defeat
U.S. Chamber Defends Corporate Separateness and Opposes Expansion of Liability under ATS in CA2
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Victory
U.S. Chamber Urges NY Court to Affirm Decision Protecting Trade Secrets
New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division
Awaiting Decision