U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


Cert. Denied

Lower Court Opinion


Questions Presented

Whether the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments permit a State to fix the rates charged by a regulated entity at a level that precludes a fair rate of return on the regulated entity’s capital.

Case Updates

Cert. petition denied

February 20, 2018

U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to review state regulation of insurance premiums

November 13, 2017

The U.S. Chamber, along with the California Chamber of Commerce, California Business Roundtable, Washington Legal Foundation, and American Consumer Institute, filed an amicus brief urging the Supreme Court to grant the petition for a writ of certiorari.

Kathleen M. Sullivan, Cleland B. Walton II, and Derek L. Shaffer of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP served as co-counsel for the amici.

Case Documents