U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of company’s assertion of settlement privilege to block discovery by New York state into communications with U.S. Department of Justice to settle federal enforcement matter
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging the California Supreme Court to affirm the Court of Appeal’s decision and hold that local California District Attorneys lack authority to bring statewide enforcement actions under California’s Unfair Competition Law
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of writ petition in Louisiana Supreme Court, urging review of appellate court’s decision authorizing parishes to require online platforms to collect tax on third-party transactions.
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging the Texas Supreme Court to overturn lower courts’ laxed standards for showing gross negligence and to reaffirm exemplary damages are only available under the Texas Workers Compensation Act when a plaintiff can show an employer acted intentionally or with gross negligence based on objective evidence of knowledge of a likelihood of serious injury at the time the injury occurred.
Florida’s Fifth District Court of Appeal holds Florida tax appraiser’s disputed methodology failed to comply with required professionally accepted practices. The Chamber filed an amicus brief supporting this result.
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in Kentucky Supreme Court, urging the Court to reverse the court of appeal’s interpretation’s cramped interpretation of the discovery rule for the statute of limitations for tort claims .
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging Texas Supreme Court to grant petition to review whether juries should be instructed on the full factors they should consider in failure-to-warn cases and to reverse lower courts' expansion of duty owed to licensed professionals
Georgia Supreme Court holds that 911 charges are taxes under Georgia law and that plaintiffs cannot bring a damages action against telecommunications companies. The U.S. Chamber and the Georgia Chamber filed an amicus brief in support of these holdings.
U.S. Chamber, Pennsylvania Chamber, and Washington County Chamber of Commerce file amicus brief urging Pennsylvania Supreme Court to reverse lower court’s failure to apply the long-standing “rule of capture” to unconventional oil & gas development
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging California Supreme Court to preserve the long-standing rule that a hirer owes no duty of care to protect a contractor from dangerous conditions known to or reasonably discoverable by the contractor
U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief arguing California Supreme Court should affirm Court of Appeal’s judgment that California’s Private Attorney General Act (PAGA) does not permit plaintiffs’ lawyers to proceed with representative litigation where the individual plaintiff’s claim is fully settled
Colorado Supreme Court reverses erroneous interpretation of Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Act, holding the Oil and Gas Conservation Commission correctly interpreted the Act to preclude a proposed rule that would foreclose the Commission from balancing the benefits of oil and gas development against potential harms to the environment and public health
U.S. Chamber joins coalition amicus brief arguing Court of Appeal should affirm trial court’s judgment that California Section 17501’s prohibition against retailer advertising of price discounts is unconstitutional
U.S. Chamber and CalChamber file amicus letter brief in support of petition for review in California Supreme Court, urging court to grant review of court of appeal’s decision exposing insurance companies to massive civil monetary penalties