U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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Ninth Circuit panel re-issues its opinion in independent contractor misclassification case and certifies questions concerning the retroactivity of the Dynamex decision to the California Supreme Court

September 24, 2019

The Ninth Circuit previously granted rehearing and vacated its prior opinion in order to certify the retroactivity issues to the California Supreme Court.

Ninth Circuit panel grants petition for rehearing and withdraws published opinion concluding that Dynamex applies retroactively

July 22, 2019

Click here to view the rehearing order. The panel will issue an order certifying the question of whether Dynamex applies retroactively to the California Supreme Court.

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of petition for rehearing en banc concerning retroactive application of Dynamex decision

June 10, 2019

Click here to view the U.S. Chamber’s amicus brief.

Adam Unikowsky of Jenner & Block LLP served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.

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