U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

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Oral Argument Date

February 01, 2019


Case Updates

D.C. Circuit unanimously upholds core provisions of the FCC’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order

October 01, 2019

The U.S. Chamber filed an amicus brief in support of this outcome. By a 2-1 vote, the panel also vacated the order’s preemption provision barring states from adopting their own net-neutrality rules.

U.S. Chamber and aligned groups urge D.C. Circuit to uphold FCC’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order

October 18, 2018

Click here to view the amicus brief filed by the U.S. Chamber, National Association of Manufacturers, Business Roundtable, and Telecommunications Industry Association.

John P. Elwood, Matthew X. Etchemendy, and Kevin W. Brooks of Vinson & Elkins LLP served as co-counsel for the amici.

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