U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

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Affirming district court order remanding action to state court, Tenth Circuit holds that none of the grounds for removal asserted by the defendants support federal removal jurisdiction

February 08, 2022

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Supreme Court remands case to Tenth Circuit

May 24, 2021

The case is remanded to the Tenth Circuit for further consideration in light of BP p.l.c. v. Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, 593 U. S. ___ (2021).

Tenth Circuit holds that the Federal Officer Removal statute only authorizes appellate review of “federal officer” grounds for removal, not entire remand orders, and rejects federal subject matter jurisdiction over nuisance claims

July 07, 2020

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U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in public-nuisance case against energy companies urging Tenth Circuit to reverse district court’s remand order and accept federal jurisdiction

November 25, 2019

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Peter D. Keisler, C. Frederick Beckner III, and Ryan C. Morris of Sidley Austin 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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