Third Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Sitting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the US 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 US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
USA v. Mario Oliva
Date: October 16, 2019
Docket Number: 16-4232
Bianca Karteron v. One Stop Career Service
Date: October 16, 2019
Docket Number: 18-2824
Matthew Jones v. Delaware State Police
Date: October 16, 2019
Docket Number: 19-1433
Christopher Young v. Rehka Halligan
Date: October 16, 2019
Docket Number: 19-2303
Robert Gary, Jr. v. Workers Comp Appeals Board
Date: October 16, 2019
Docket Number: 19-2589
Hil Rizvi v. Maryland Department of Social
Date: October 16, 2019
Docket Number: 19-2720
Orie v. Secretary Pennsylvania Department of Corrections  
Date: October 15, 2019
Docket Number: 16-1685

Justia Opinion Summary: Orie, a former state senator, used her government-funded legislative staff to do fundraising and campaigning for her reelection. When the Commonwealth investigated, she tried to hide and destroy documents. Orie's sisters...

G2A.COM Sp. z.o.o. (Ltd.) v. USA
Date: October 15, 2019
Docket Number: 18-3401
Alicia Coronado-Barrera v. Attorney General United States
Date: October 15, 2019
Docket Number: 18-3446
Thomas Davis v. County of Allegheny
Date: October 15, 2019
Docket Number: 19-2703
Givi Terentiev v. Attorney General United States
Date: October 11, 2019
Docket Number: 18-1954
Elton Hill, II v. Superintendent Mahanoy SCI
Date: October 11, 2019
Docket Number: 18-2604
Jack Shulman v. Facebook.com (Inc.)
Date: October 11, 2019
Docket Number: 18-2708
Secretary US Dept Labor v. Central Laundry Inc.
Date: October 11, 2019
Docket Number: 18-3007
Liberty Surplus Insurance v. AXA Insurance Co
Date: October 11, 2019
Docket Number: 18-3028