U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

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Second Circuit dismisses appeal as moot and vacates district court order invalidating the Department of Labor’s Joint Employer Rule

October 29, 2021

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U.S. Chamber, as intervenor-appellant, files coalition reply brief defending the Trump Administration’s Joint Employer Rule

May 07, 2021

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Second Circuit denies Department of Labor’s motion to hold in abeyance appeals by the U.S. Chamber and the Department of a district court decision invalidating the joint-employer rule

April 08, 2021

The U.S. Chamber filed a coalition brief supporting this result.

U.S. Chamber files coalition intervenor brief in defense of the Department of Labor’s Final Rule defining “joint employers” under the Fair Labor Standards Act

January 15, 2021

Click here to view the brief. Eli Freedberg and Maurice Baskin of Littler Mendelson, P.C. and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.

The U.S. Chamber intervened and sought summary judgment when this case was before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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