U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


2018 Term

Oral Argument Date

November 26, 2018


Questions Presented

Whether consumers may sue for antitrust damages anyone who delivers goods to them, even where they seek damages based on prices set by third parties who would be the immediate victims of the alleged offense.

Case Updates

U.S. Supreme Court issues 5-4 decision rejecting Illinois Brick antitrust-standing arguments against class action brought by customers who purchased apps through Apple’s App Store

May 14, 2019

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber files merits stage amicus brief arguing U.S. Supreme Court should reverse Ninth Circuit’s erosion of Illinois Brick doctrine

August 17, 2018

Click here to view the Chamber’s amicus brief.

Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., Daniel G. Swanson, Theane Evangelis, Samuel Eckman, and Elizabeth Dooley of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.

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