U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status

Docket Number


2023 Term

Lower Court Opinion

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit


Questions Presented

To be exempt from the Federal Arbitration Act, must a class of workers that is actively engaged in interstate transportation also be employed by a company in the transportation industry?

Case Updates

Supreme Court holds that a transportation worker need not work in the transportation industry to be exempt from coverage under Section 1 of the Federal Arbitration Act

April 12, 2024


U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief urging Supreme Court to hold that Federal Arbitration Act’s exemption for “workers engaged . . . in interstate commerce” only covers classes of workers within the transportation industry

December 20, 2023

U.S. Chamber Coalition Amicus Brief

Andrew J. Pincus, Archis A. Parasharami, Daniel E. Jones, and Jennifer L. Weinberg of Mayer Brown LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

Case Documents