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 Urges Arkansas Federal Court to Invalidate Department of Labor's "Persuader Rule"
Court: U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Arkansas
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Second Circuit to Allow Permit for Natural Gas Pipeline Project
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Protests Unpredictable, Expanding Liability for Pennsylvania Business and Landowners in Ongoing Discharge Case
Court: Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court
Status: Awaiting Decision
New York Court of Appeals Upholds Manufacturer’s Liability for Failure to Warn of the Hazards of Third-Party Products
Court: New York Court of Appeals
Status: Defeat
New York Court of Appeals Rejects Challenge to Consolidation of Unrelated Asbestos Cases
Court: New York Court of Appeals
Status: Decided
New York Court of Appeals Upholds Manufacturer’s Liability for Failure to Warn of the Hazards of Third-Party Products
Court: New York Court of Appeals
Status: Defeat
Second Circuit Declines to Address “Jurisdiction-by-Business-Registration” Theory
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Victory
U.S. Chamber Urges Supreme Court to Overturn Line of Ninth Circuit Decisions that Reduce CAFA Protections
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Supports Cert. Petition Arguing for Exclusive Federal Jurisdiction of Federal Securities Class Actions Under SLUSA
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Supports Cert. Petition Seeking to Enforce Multistate Tax Compact
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision

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