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 Illinois Court to Correct Standard for General Personal Jurisdiction
Court: Illinois Court of Appeals
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Files 3 Times to Defend Improvements to CISWI Boiler Regulations; D.C. Circuit Issues Mixed Decision
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Defeat
D.C. Circuit Issues Mixed Decision on EPA’s Boiler MACT Rules
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Defeat
D.C. Circuit Issues Mixed Decision on EPA’s Boiler MACT Rules
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Defeat
Plaintiffs Voluntarily Dismiss Claims in “Consent Jurisdiction” Case Before Louisiana Appellate Court
Court: Louisiana Court of Appeals
Status: Other
Ninth Circuit Holds that CERCLA Does Not Permit “Arranging for Disposal” Liability for Air Emissions
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Victory
Second Circuit Upholds International Arbitration Award on Public Policy Grounds
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Victory
Challenge to Vermont GMO Law Dismissed Due to Federal Legislative Action
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Status: Other
Texas Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case to Clarify Statutory "Bad Faith" Claim
Court: Texas Supreme Court
Status: Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Ninth Circuit affirm lower court's refusal to certify a class under the ascertainability requirement
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision

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