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Animal Science Products, Inc. v. Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.

June 14, 2018

Supreme Court issues favorable decision in antitrust case concerning Chinese price fixing 

In re Lipitor Products Liability Litigation

June 12, 2018

Fourth Circuit upholds district court’s “gate keeping” decision under the Daubert standard, excluding unreliable and questionable expert testimony from product liability cases

Align Corporation Limited v. Boustred

June 11, 2018

Supreme Court declines cert. petition regarding Colorado Supreme Court’s overly expansive approach to stream-of-commerce jurisdiction

China Agritech, Inc. v. Resh

June 11, 2018

Supreme Court issues favorable decision on statute of limitations and class actions

LabMD, Inc. v. FTC

June 6, 2018

Eleventh Circuit grants petition for review of FTC cease-and-desist order regarding data-security practices

Novelis Corporation v. NLRB

June 4, 2018

Second Circuit denies enforcement of NLRB bargaining order

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. v. Ortega

June 4, 2018

Supreme Court declines to review whether FAAAA preempts the application of California’s meal and rest break and minimum wage laws to interstate trucking companies

Scharfstein v. BP West Coast Products, LLC

May 31, 2018

Oregon Court of Appeals affirms trial court’s decision rejecting challenge to excessive statutory damages award as untimely

Atlantic Richfield Co. v. Christian

May 31, 2018

U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to review whether CERCLA preempts private parties from seeking “restoration plans” under state law that conflict with EPA’s approved CERCLA remedies

Environmental Defense Fund v. EPA

May 31, 2018

U.S. Chamber files joint intervenor brief in support of EPA in NGOs’ challenge to EPA’s inventory reset rule under the 2016 amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act

Abbott Laboratories v. Superior Court

May 31, 2018

California Court of Appeal holds that District Attorneys lack authority to seek restitution and civil penalties for violations occurring outside the jurisdiction of the county in which they were elected

Upstate Forever v. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P.

May 30, 2018

Fourth Circuit denies rehearing en banc in case addressing scope of the Clean Water Act’s permitting program and the so-called “hydrologic connection” or “conduit” theory

Patel v. Facebook, Inc.

May 29, 2018

Ninth Circuit grants Rule 23(f) review of class certification order in Illinois Biometric Privacy Act case

Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles

May 29, 2018

U.S. Chamber files amicus letter urging California Supreme Court to grant rehearing and hold that the ABC test does not apply retroactively

Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. v. Jackson

May 25, 2018

U.S. Chamber files brief urging Supreme Court to address tactic used by plaintiffs’ lawyers to avoid removal of class actions to federal court

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. v. Rogers

May 25, 2018

U.S. Chamber urges Texas Supreme Court to review standard for proving gross negligence

Kemper v. Deutsche Bank AG

May 22, 2018

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief arguing Seventh Circuit should follow other circuits in limiting scope of Anti-Terrorism Act liability against businesses

Spence v. BNSF Railway Company

May 22, 2018

Missouri Supreme Court holds that lower court did not abuse its discretion by failing to grant a new trial after learning juror failed to disclose information that called into question the jury’s impartiality

Ernst & Young LLP v. Morris

May 21, 2018

Supreme Court affirms validity of employment arbitration agreements that include class waivers

NLRB v. Murphy Oil USA, Inc.

May 21, 2018

Supreme Court affirms validity of employment arbitration agreements that include class waivers