Chicago's ban on advertisements in and on ridesharing vehicles – but not in or on taxis and other vehicles – violates drivers' and advertisers' constitutional rights to free speech and equal protection.
Chicago has imposed some of the nation's most extreme restrictions on people's ability to share their homes through online platforms such as Airbnb. We're challenging the law for violating homeowners' constitutional rights.
In 2015, Chicago enacted the nation's first tax on streaming entertainment services such as Netflix and Spotify. We're challenging Chicago's amusement tax because it violates the Illinois Constitution, the U.S. Constitution, and federal law.
Victory! After LJC sued, a state agency changed its regulations to end illegal business tax credits.
Should a local government be allowed to ruin a long-existing business if it decides it doesn’t like a sign that’s been on the business’s property for decades?
Victory! After LJC sued, Evanston repealed its unconstitutional restrictions on food trucks.
Victory! The Liberty Justice Center successfully challenged Bloomington's anti-competitive, unconstitutional vehicle-for-hire ordinance.