Party Litigation

The following are cases in which the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, represented by the National Chamber Litigation Center (NCLC), is participating as a direct party or as an intervenor. Cases with recent developments (such as a new legal filing or an outcome in the case) are listed first.

U.S. Chamber files brief on behalf of member, Noel Canning Corp., in recess appointments case
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber, business coalition win in appeal of district court's decision upholding SEC's "Conflict Minerals" Rule (D.C. Circuit)
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Victory
Chamber asks federal district court to grant its motion for summary judgment in case challenging DOL's H-2B visa regulations
Court: U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber submits opening brief with U.S. Supreme Court on question of EPA's authority under the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse gases
Court: Supreme Court of the United States
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber argues EPA should stay new air particulate matter Rule until reconsideration of the Rule is completed (D.C. Circuit)
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Awaiting Decision
U.S. Chamber, ICI appeal DC District Court decision upholding CFTC Rule 4.5
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Defeat
Court vacates SEC's "extractive industries" rule (DC District Court)
Court: U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
Status: Victory
D.C. Circuit invalidates NLRB recess appointments as unconstitutional; Chamber provides memo to members on ruling
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Victory
U.S. Chamber urges federal appeals court to invalidate NLRB's "Ambush Election Rule" in light of unconstitutional recess appointments
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Victory
Withdrawal of $90 Billion Ozone Regulation
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Status: Victory