U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

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Fifth Circuit holds that the PREP Act is not a complete preemption statute and does not support federal removal jurisdiction

March 10, 2022

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief urging Fifth Circuit to hold that the PREP Act is a complete preemption statute, protecting businesses on the front lines of responding to COVID-19

August 10, 2021

Click here to view the coalition amicus brief. Jeffrey S. Bucholtz, Alexander Kazam, and Geoffrey M. Drake of King & Spalding LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

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