Recent Case Activity

The National Chamber Litigation Center (NCLC) 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 NCLC’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 asks Supreme Court to review Auer doctrine.
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges Tenth Circuit to review district order refusing to exercise CAFA jurisdiction.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Supreme Court to review a Montana Supreme Court decision certifying a “punitive only” class action.
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber asks the Oklahoma Supreme Court to review a decision in a toxic tort case
Oklahoma Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Fifth Circuit to review lower court's order certifying RICO claims for class treatment
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court agrees to take a close look at securities class actions, revisit Basic Inc. v. Levinson
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
EPA Disapproval of Texas Pollution Control Permit Program
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Victory
U.S. Chamber urges high court to review FLSA case on security screening compensation
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber and coalition of California chambers of commerce ask California Supreme Court to curb forum shopping abuses
California Supreme Court
Victory
U.S. Chamber asks federal district court to vacate HUD's Disparate-Impact Rule
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Awaiting Decision