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. Supreme Court Recognizes Limited Implied-Certification Theory as Basis for FCA Liability
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Defeat
Eighth Circuit Affirms that Minnesota Climate Change Law Violates Commerce Clause
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Status: Victory
U.S. Chamber Urges Third Circuit to Repudiate ADEA Class-Segmentation Theory
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Asks D.C. Circuit To Overturn NLRB’s “Joint-Employer” Decision
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges California Appeals Court to Reverse “Phantom Damages” Decision
Court: California Court of Appeals
Status: Awaiting Decision
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
District Court Grants Preliminary Injunction Against DOL “Persuader Rule”
Court: U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
Status: Victory
U.S. Supreme Court Reins in DOL Administrative Deference
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Victory
Tennessee Supreme Court Declines to Address Constitutionality of Legislature’s Cap on Punitive Damages
Court: Tennessee Supreme Court
Status: Other
U.S. Chamber Argues that Established Fraud Pleading Standard Should Apply to FCA Qui Tam Claims
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision

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