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
Steven Voneida v. John Johnson
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 15-3671
In re: John Beeghley v.
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 15-3964
James Singer v. David Heckler
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-1450
Frank Brzozowski v. Pennsylvania Turnpike Commissi
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-3706
Mindy Zied-Campbell v. Commissioner Social Security
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 16-4080
USA v. Sekou Davenport
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-1689
USA v. Tellas Dockery
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-1713
Carroll v. E One Inc.  
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-2183

Justia Opinion Summary: Firefighters alleged that they suffered hearing losses caused by the loud noise emitted by a manufacturer’s fire sirens. A perfunctory investigation conducted by the manufacturer during discovery revealed the firefighter...

Andrea Jacobs v. Social Security Administration
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-2246
Andrea Sessoms v. University of Pennsylvania Tru
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-2369
Richard Hoffman v. City of Bethlehem
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-2807
ACE American Insurance Co v. Anthony Guerriero
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-2893
Shane Enslin v. Coca Cola Co
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-3153
Boris Sokhiev v. Attorney General United States
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 17-3489
Ibrahim Aly v. Pennsylvania Courts of Common
Date: June 20, 2018
Docket Number: 18-1060