Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Case Law

Sitting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit was established in 1891 and serves the areas of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and the Virgin Islands. It exercises appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

The court is particularly known for its influential decisions in the area of business and commercial disputes due to its jurisdiction over Delaware, the state in which over 50 percent of publicly traded companies are incorporated.

Browse Opinions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit


Recent Decisions From the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Ralph Suny v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 14-3517
Luis Dutton Myrie v. Attorney General United State
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1599
Derrick Ragan v. Secretary Pennsylvania Departm
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1968
Larry Ward v. Ingersoll Rand Co
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2764
USA v. Jose Rodriguez
Date: April 28, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3232
Willie Betts v. Summit Oaks Hospital
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1320
Troy Connelly v. Secretary Pennsylvania Departm
Date: April 27, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1444
Michael Billings v.
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3096
Andrew Harris v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3337
Alpha Painting & Construction v. Delaware River Port Authority
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3791
Curtis Phillips, Jr. v. Northampton CO., P.A.
Date: April 26, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3878
USA v. Nicholas Stanishia
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1239
Joseph Aruanno v. Jon Corzine
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3413
Samir Y. Elayyub v. Attorney General United States
Date: April 25, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3674
Ronald Clark v. Secretary Pennsylvania Departm
Date: April 24, 2017
Docket Number: 15-3997