Cases by Issue - Federal Preemption of State Jurisdiction

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Author Votesort icon
William E. Arnold Co. v. Carpenters 73-466 03/20/1974 05/20/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Farmer v. Carpenters 75-804 11/08/1976 03/07/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Csx Transportation, Inc. v. Easterwood 91-790 01/12/1993 04/21/1993 Byron R. White 9
Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. v. Norris 92-2058 04/28/1994 06/20/1994 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Bill Johnson's Restaurants, Inc. v. NLRB 81-2257 03/29/1983 05/31/1983 Byron R. White 9
Pilot Life Ins. Co. v. Dedeaux 85-1043 01/21/1987 04/06/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. v. Taylor 85-686 01/21/1987 04/06/1987 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Caterpillar Inc. v. Williams 86-526 04/21/1987 06/09/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Electrical Workers v. Hechler 85-1360 01/20/1987 05/26/1987 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Longshoremen v. Davis 85-217 02/25/1986 05/27/1986 Byron R. White 9
Yellow Freight System, Inc. v. Donnelly 89-431 02/28/1990 04/17/1990 John Paul Stevens 9
Tafflin v. Levitt 88-1650 11/27/1989 01/22/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Lingle v. Norge Division Of Magic Chef, Inc. 87-259 03/23/1988 06/06/1988 John Paul Stevens 9
Chicago & N. W. Tr. Co. v. Kalo Brick & Tile 79-1336 12/09/1980 03/09/1981 Thurgood Marshall 9
Oklahoma Tax Commission v. Graham 88-266 02/21/1989 03/29/1989 9
Superior Court v. Yellow Cab 76 01/20/1960 01/25/1960 9
Teamsters Union v. N. Y., N. H. & H. R. Co. 33 11/10/1955 01/09/1956 Sherman Minton 9
Plumbers' Union v. Door County 396 03/26/1959 05/04/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Hotel Employees v. Sax Enterprises 5 11/10/1958 01/12/1959 9
Avco Corp. v. Aero Lodge 735 445 03/11/1968 04/08/1968 William O. Douglas 9
Liner v. Jafco, Inc. 43 11/21/1963 01/06/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Radio Union v. Broadcast Ser 61 03/02/1965 03/15/1965 9
Dowd Box Co. v. Courtney 33 11/07/1961 02/19/1962 Potter Stewart 9
San Remo Hotel v. San Francisco 04-340 03/28/2005 06/20/2005 John Paul Stevens 9
Sprietsma v. Mercury Marine 01-706 10/15/2002 12/03/2002 John Paul Stevens 9
Construction Laborers v. Curry 87 11/07/1962 01/21/1963 Byron R. White 9
Pan Am. Corp. v. Superior Court 80 04/18/1961 05/29/1961 Felix Frankfurter 9
Hanna Mining Company et al. v. Marine Engineers 7 10/12/1965 12/06/1965 John M. Harlan 9
Allis-Chalmers Corp. v. Lueck 83-1748 01/16/1985 04/16/1985 Harry A. Blackmun 8
Block v. North Dakota 81-2337 02/23/1983 05/02/1983 Byron R. White 8-1
Gulf Offshore Co. v. Mobil Oil Corp. 80-590 03/31/1981 07/01/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8
Smith v. Evening News Assn. 13 10/10/1962 12/10/1962 Byron R. White 8-1
Incres S. S. Co. v. Maritime Workers 33 12/12/1962 02/18/1963 Tom C. Clark 8
Longshoremen v. Ariadne Co. 231 01/13/1970 03/09/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Mine Workers v. Gibbs 243 01/20/1966 03/28/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Retail Clerks v. Schermerhorn 13 04/18/1963 12/02/1963 William O. Douglas 8
Norfolk Southern R. Co. v. Shanklin 99-312 03/01/2000 04/17/2000 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
Cipollone v. Liggett Group 90-1038 10/08/1991 06/24/1992 John Paul Stevens 7-2
American Dredging v. Miller 91-1950 11/09/1993 02/23/1994 Antonin Scalia 7-2
Mine Workers v. Arkansas Flooring Co. 227 01/23/1956 04/23/1956 Harold Burton 7-1
Marine Engineers v. Interlake Co. 166 04/16/1962 06/11/1962 Potter Stewart 7-1
Bates v. Dow Agrosciences LLC 03-388 01/10/2005 04/27/2005 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Windward Shipping v. American Radio Assn. 72-1061 12/03/1973 02/19/1974 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Machinists v. Wisconsin Emp. Rel. Comm'n 75-185 03/22/1976 06/25/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Operating Engineers v. Jones 81-1574 12/01/1982 04/04/1983 Byron R. White 6-3
Belknap, Inc. v. Hale 81-1966 01/11/1983 06/30/1983 Byron R. White 6-3
Steelworkers v. Rawson 89-322 03/26/1990 05/14/1990 Byron R. White 6-3
San Diego Unions v. Garmon 50 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2
Guss v. Utah Labor Board 280 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2