U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

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October 04, 2023

U.S. Chamber urges Eleventh Circuit to adhere to Boyle v. United Technologies Corp., which ensures that government contractors are immune from tort liability when they comply in good faith with reasonably precise specifications in government contracts

March 04, 2022

Click here to view the Chamber’s amicus brief. The district court’s decision created a loophole in Boyle by permitting third parties to collaterally attack discretionary government safety decisions so long as those decisions were made after, rather than before, a contractor’s product was designed.

Adam G. Unikowsky of Jenner & Block LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

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