Cases by Issue - Federal Preemption of State Jurisdiction

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
NLRB v. Nash-Finch Co. 70-93 10/19/1971 12/06/1971 William O. Douglas 5-2
Avco Corp. v. Aero Lodge 735 445 03/11/1968 04/08/1968 William O. Douglas 9
Retail Clerks v. Schermerhorn 13 04/18/1963 12/02/1963 William O. Douglas 8
William E. Arnold Co. v. Carpenters 73-466 03/20/1974 05/20/1974 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Machinists v. Wisconsin Emp. Rel. Comm'n 75-185 03/22/1976 06/25/1976 William J. Brennan, Jr. 6-3
Caterpillar Inc. v. Williams 86-526 04/21/1987 06/09/1987 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Longshoremen v. Ariadne Co. 231 01/13/1970 03/09/1970 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
Liner v. Jafco, Inc. 43 11/21/1963 01/06/1964 William J. Brennan, Jr. 9
Mine Workers v. Gibbs 243 01/20/1966 03/28/1966 William J. Brennan, Jr. 8
American Radio Assn. v. Mobile S. S. Assn. 73-748 10/21/1974 12/17/1974 William H. Rehnquist 5-4
Windward Shipping v. American Radio Assn. 72-1061 12/03/1973 02/19/1974 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Incres S. S. Co. v. Maritime Workers 33 12/12/1962 02/18/1963 Tom C. Clark 8
Linn v. Plant Guard Workers 45 11/18/1965 02/21/1966 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Arkansas Louisiana Gas Co. v. Hall 78-1789 04/20/1981 07/07/1981 Thurgood Marshall 5-3
Chicago & N. W. Tr. Co. v. Kalo Brick & Tile 79-1336 12/09/1980 03/09/1981 Thurgood Marshall 9
Auto Workers v. Wisconsin Board 530 04/24/1956 06/04/1956 Stanley Reed 6-3
Teamsters Union v. N. Y., N. H. & H. R. Co. 33 11/10/1955 01/09/1956 Sherman Minton 9
Norfolk Southern R. Co. v. Shanklin 99-312 03/01/2000 04/17/2000 Sandra Day O'Connor 7-2
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
Tafflin v. Levitt 88-1650 11/27/1989 01/22/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Dowd Box Co. v. Courtney 33 11/07/1961 02/19/1962 Potter Stewart 9
Marine Engineers v. Interlake Co. 166 04/16/1962 06/11/1962 Potter Stewart 7-1
Farmer v. Carpenters 75-804 11/08/1976 03/07/1977 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 9
Gulf Offshore Co. v. Mobil Oil Corp. 80-590 03/31/1981 07/01/1981 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. 8
Sears, Roebuck & Co. v. Carpenters 76-750 11/07/1977 05/15/1978 John Paul Stevens 6-3
Cipollone v. Liggett Group 90-1038 10/08/1991 06/24/1992 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Medtronic Inc. v. Lohr 95-754 04/23/1996 06/26/1996 John Paul Stevens 5-4
Yellow Freight System, Inc. v. Donnelly 89-431 02/28/1990 04/17/1990 John Paul Stevens 9
Lingle v. Norge Division Of Magic Chef, Inc. 87-259 03/23/1988 06/06/1988 John Paul Stevens 9
San Remo Hotel v. San Francisco 04-340 03/28/2005 06/20/2005 John Paul Stevens 9
Bates v. Dow Agrosciences LLC 03-388 01/10/2005 04/27/2005 John Paul Stevens 7-2
Sprietsma v. Mercury Marine 01-706 10/15/2002 12/03/2002 John Paul Stevens 9
Motor Coach Employees v. Lockridge 76 12/15/1970 06/14/1971 John M. Harlan 5-4
Plumbers' Union v. Borden 541 04/24/1963 06/03/1963 John M. Harlan 6-2
Railroad Trainmen v. Terminal Co. 69 12/11/1968 03/25/1969 John M. Harlan 4-3
Iron Workers v. Perko 482 04/23/1963 06/03/1963 John M. Harlan 6-2
Hanna Mining Company et al. v. Marine Engineers 7 10/12/1965 12/06/1965 John M. Harlan 9
Plumbers' Union v. Door County 396 03/26/1959 05/04/1959 Hugo L. Black 9
Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. v. Norris 92-2058 04/28/1994 06/20/1994 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Allis-Chalmers Corp. v. Lueck 83-1748 01/16/1985 04/16/1985 Harry A. Blackmun 8
Electrical Workers v. Hechler 85-1360 01/20/1987 05/26/1987 Harry A. Blackmun 9
Mine Workers v. Arkansas Flooring Co. 227 01/23/1956 04/23/1956 Harold Burton 7-1
Youngdahl v. Rainfair, Inc. 11 10/15/1957 12/09/1957 Harold Burton 6-3
Automobile Workers v. Russell 21 12/11/1957 05/26/1958 Harold Burton 6-2
Clothing Workers v. Richman Bros. 173 03/04/1955 04/04/1955 Felix Frankfurter 5-3
San Diego Unions v. Garmon 66 01/20/1959 04/20/1959 Felix Frankfurter 5-4
Machinists v. Gonzales 31 12/12/1957 05/26/1958 Felix Frankfurter 6-2
Pan Am. Corp. v. Superior Court 80 04/18/1961 05/29/1961 Felix Frankfurter 9
San Diego Unions v. Garmon 50 01/16/1957 03/25/1957 Earl Warren 6-2