U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

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Eighth Circuit holds that the PREP Act does not completely preempt state negligence actions arising out of the administration of covered countermeasures

August 28, 2023

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

November 04, 2022

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Jeffrey S. Bucholtz and Alexander Kazam 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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