U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

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Second Circuit holds that New York’s law requiring national banks to pay interest on mortgage escrow accounts is preempted by the National Bank Act, reversing the district court

September 15, 2022

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief arguing that the National Bank Act preempts state law purporting to fix an interest rate for mortgage escrow accounts

June 11, 2021

Click here to view the coaltion amicus brief. H. Rodgin Cohen, Matthew A. Schwartz, and Helen F. Andrews of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

The U.S. Chamber previously filed in this case at the district court level.

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