U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

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Oral Argument Date

March 15, 2019


Case Updates

Reversing District Court, Third Circuit rejects First Amendment challenge to local Philadelphia law banning employers from asking about a prospective employee’s wage history in setting or negotiating that employee’s wage

February 06, 2020

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber leads coalition amicus brief in Third Circuit in support of First Amendment challenge to City of Philadelphia ordinance prohibiting employers from asking prospective employees about pay history

November 28, 2018

Click here to view the coalition brief filed jointly by the U.S. Chamber, the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry, the Pennsylvania Manufacturers’ Association, and the National Federation of Independent Business Small Business Legal Center.

Robert L. Byer, Robert M. Palumbos, Andrew R. Sperl, and John E. Moriarty of Duane Morris LLP served as co-counsel for the amici.

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