U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

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Fifth Circuit grants leave to appeal district court ruling that expanded strict liability under Texas law to platforms that facilitate sales by third parties

March 02, 2020

Click here to view the order.

U.S. Chamber urges Fifth Circuit to grant petition for permission to appeal from district court ruling that erroneously expanded strict liability to online marketplaces under Texas law

February 14, 2020

Click here to view the U.S. Chamber’s amicus brief. Scott A. Keller and Jeremy Evan Maltz of Baker Botts 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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