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 US 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
Washington University v. Wisconsin Alumni Research Foun
Date: October 28, 2020
Docket Number: 18-3795
Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line v. Ryan Regec
Date: October 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2738
Eleanor Schiano v. HomEq Servicing
Date: October 28, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2956
John Doe v. St Josephs University
Date: October 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2158
USA v. Ronald Grover
Date: October 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2885
Green Field Energy v.
Date: October 27, 2020
Docket Number: 19-3645
Daniel Brown v. United States Department of Ho
Date: October 27, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1883
Rosetta Dasaro v. County of Monmouth
Date: October 26, 2020
Docket Number: 19-1336
Rodney Tyger v. Precision Drilling Corp
Date: October 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1070
Matthew Parker v. Butler County
Date: October 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-1970
John Fink v.
Date: October 26, 2020
Docket Number: 20-2923
Bienvenido Rodriguez, Jr. v. Rev. Ulli Klemm
Date: October 23, 2020
Docket Number: 20-2029
Robert Holton v. Bobby Henon
Date: October 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2825
Ramon Milligan v. Alex Jacob
Date: October 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2860
PDX North Inc v. Commissioner New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development  
Date: October 22, 2020
Docket Number: 19-2968

Justia Opinion Summary: PDX is a last-mile shipper of wholesale auto parts in New Jersey and other states. Depending on the volume and timing of its customers’ shipping needs, PDX hires “independent owner-operators” on an “as-needed” basis. PD...