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.

Chamber urges Fourth Circuit to clarify NLRB's jurisdiction under the National Labor Relations Act following an appellate court's issuance of final judgment
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Supreme Court reverses Eleventh Circuit judgment holding that under the Telecommunications Act a state or local government must provide written reasoning for denying an application
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
Chamber urges the Second Circuit to affirm dismissal against EEOC
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Virginia Supreme Court addresses issues of first impression in an implied warranty products liability case.
Virginia Supreme Court
Victory
Chamber urges Court of Appeals to evaluate the EPA's authority to impose proposed GHG rule
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Supreme Court of the United States
Victory
Chamber urges U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to stop NLRB's "ambush elections" rule.
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Awaiting Decision
Chamber urges U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to stop NLRB's "ambush elections" rule.
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Awaiting Decision
The Chamber urges Eighth Circuit to affirm denial of class certification in a class action case
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Chamber asks Sixth Circuit to decide whether the Clean Air Act preempts common law tort claims
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Awaiting Decision