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 Supreme Court to review class certification in antitrust action
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
Chamber Files Amicus Brief Urging U.S. Supreme Court To Review Fifth Circuit’s Interpretation Of The Clean Water Act
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
Chamber Files Amicus Brief Urging U.S. Supreme Court To Review Fifth Circuit’s Interpretation Of The Clean Water Act
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
Private Sector Colleges and Universities Suffer Defeat in Challenge to Gainful Employment Rule
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Finds Disparate Impact Claims Are Cognizable Under FHA
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Chamber Urges First Circuit To Reject Certification of “Issue” Classes
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Asks U.S. Supreme Court To Address Interest Owed to Companies on Tax Overpayments
Supreme Court of the United States
Defeat
U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Warrantless, Suspicionless Searches of Business Records
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
U.S. Supreme Court Affirms Protections Against Uncompensated Takings
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
U.S. Chamber Urges CA5 To Hold that ERISA Preempts Texas Prompt Pay Statute
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Awaiting Decision