Chamber of Commerce, et al. v. EPA (WOTUS Rule - Oklahoma District Court)
Tenth Circuit reverses district court’s dismissal on jurisdictional grounds of U.S. Chamber’s challenge to Obama administration’s WOTUS rule; remands to district court for further proceedings
White v. Chevron Corp.
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in Ninth Circuit regarding the appropriate pleading standard for ERISA cases and the broad discretion to which ERISA fiduciaries are entitled
California v. ConAgra Grocery Products Co.
California Supreme Court declines to review lower courts’ misapplication of public nuisance liability
Lamps Plus, Inc. v. Varela
U.S. Chamber asks Supreme Court to summarily reverse Ninth Circuit decision imposing class arbitration based on routine agreement to arbitrate
Torres v. BNSF Railway Co.
U.S. Chamber urges New Mexico Court of Appeals to reject take home theory of asbestos liability
Bradford v. CITGO Petroleum Corp.
U.S. Chamber files brief urging Louisiana Supreme Court to clarify standards for proving causation in toxic tort cases
Loan Syndication and Trading Association v. SEC
D.C. Circuit vacates SEC risk retention rule as it applies to open-market CLO managers
Tennessee Valley Authority v. Tennessee Clean Water Network
U.S. Chamber and coalition of business groups file amicus brief urging the Sixth Circuit to overturn a broad expansion of the CWA point source program that conflicts with the statute and other programs designed to protect water quality
Prime International Trading Ltd. v. BP PLC
U.S. Chamber urges Second Circuit to affirm district court decision holding that plaintiffs' Commodity Exchange Act claims exceed the territorial scope of that statute
Phone Recovery Services, LLC v. Qwest Corp.
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging Minnesota Supreme Court to hold relator’s Minnesota False Claims Act lawsuit is forbidden by tax bar
CTIA-The Wireless Association v. City of Berkeley, California
U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to take up First Amendment challenge to City of Berkeley’s compelled cell phone warnings
Serrano v. Union Pacific Railroad Company
Ninth Circuit upholds railroad’s right to lease land under right of way for pipeline use
Mayo v. Wisconsin Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund
U.S. Chamber urges Wisconsin Supreme Court to hold that statutory cap on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice actions is constitutionally valid
Lower East Side People’s Federal Credit Union v. Trump
Second challenge to appointment of Mulvaney as Acting Director of CFPB dismissed for lack of Article III standing
Gilead Sciences, Inc. v. U.S. ex rel. Campie
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of cert. petition to resolve circuit split on materiality under False Claims Act
Satterfield v. Ameritech Mobile Communications, Inc.
Ohio Supreme Court agrees to review no-injury class actions that risk arbitrary class-wide damages awards
Air Alliance Houston v. EPA (Risk Management Program)
U.S. Chamber and RMP Coalition file intervenor brief in support of EPA’s delay of effective date of Risk Management Program rule
PHH Corporation v. CFPB (rehearing)
D.C. Circuit issues 7-3 decision upholding constitutionality of removal limitations on the Director of the CFPB
Chamber of Commerce v. EPA (Regional Haze Rule)
Regional Haze Program Rule appeal held in abeyance at the D.C. Circuit
Dolin v. GlaxoSmithKline LLC
U.S. Chamber argues that Illinois law does not recognize “innovator liability” theory for manufacturers of FDA approved medication