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
USA v. Derrick Godfrey
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 14-3469
James Thompson v. Norman Howard
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 15-3338
Jayvon Wright v. City of Wilmington
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2722
Judy Thorpe v. State of New Jersey
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3224
Martin Fountain v. Warden James T Vaughn Correcti
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4013
Tyree Lawson v. Brenda Haupt
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 16-4121
Akeem Gumbs v.
Date: February 17, 2017
Docket Number: 17-1072
David Pepe v. Marirosa Lamas
Date: February 16, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3195
Amazon Produce Network LLC v. Nyk Line
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-3396
Cynthia Hwang v. Township of Hillsborough
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 15-3900
Akintoye Laoye v. Attorney General United State
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1280
Joanie Alston v. Park Pleasant Inc
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1464
Joseph Aruanno v. Sarah Davis
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-1855
USA v. Alberto Concepcion
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-2819
Jacqueline Alinoski v. Musculoskeletal Transplant Fun
Date: February 15, 2017
Docket Number: 16-3010