On 9/1/2009, counsel in Chamber of Commerce of the U.S.A. et. al. v. Napolitano (S.D.MD, August 26, 2009) sought an emergency injunction pending appeal of the district court’s decision regarding the Federal Contractor E-Verify Rule. The motion was denied, and the rule became effective on 9/8/2009. The motion and the court’s ruling are included.