U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

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D.C. Circuit vacates district court order and holds that the Inflation Reduction Act, which required issuance of certain offshore oil leases, moots the case

April 28, 2023

Click here to view the judgment.

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging D.C. Circuit to reverse vacatur of offshore oil lease and emphasizing the disruptive consequences of vacatur to the Nation’s economy and energy security

June 13, 2022

Click here to view the brief. Eric Grant of Hicks Thomas LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

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