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 Asks New York Court of Appeals To Overturn Decision Expanding Corporate Liability of Parent Companies with International Subsidiaries
New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges California Supreme Court to Allow On-Call Rest Breaks
California Supreme Court
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Supreme Court To Review Use of the Economic Substance Doctrine To Override Foreign Tax Credits
Supreme Court of the United States
Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber Urges Ninth Circuit To Reconsider Decision Exempting California PAGA Claims from Arbitration
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Awaiting Decision
Fourth Circuit Affirms Jurisdiction of NLRB in Absence of Express Remand by an Appellate Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Defeat
District Court Denies Motion to Dismiss in Off-Label Marketing Prosecution Case
U.S. District Court - Western District of Texas
Defeat
Colorado Supreme Court Confirms Litigation Financing Firms Are Lenders Regulated Under the Colorado Uniform Consumer Credit Code
Colorado Supreme Court
Victory
PA Court Reaffirms Traditional Independent Contractor Defense to Tort Actions
Pennsylvania Supreme Court
Victory
Third Circuit Upholds FTC's Data Security Enforcement Actions
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Defeat
U.S. Chamber amicus brief challenges FTC's pattern of punishing businesses that are victims of criminal hacking
U.S. District Court - District of New Jersey
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