U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee

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District court affirms Tennessee Governor’s authority to end temporary supplemental federal unemployment benefits

January 06, 2022

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U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief defending Tennessee Governor’s decision to end temporary supplemental unemployment benefits

September 03, 2021

The brief explains that while the benefits were important earlier in the pandemic, they are now hindering economic recovery by suppressing the labor market. Brett A. Schumate and Chad R. Mizelle of Jones Day, Robert L. Bowman and William J. Carver of Kramer Rayson LLP, and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

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