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Case TitleRivera v. United States Department of Energy et al
DistrictNorthern District of California
CitySan Francisco
Case Number3:2017cv03250
Date Filed2017-06-06
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeMagistrate Judge Sallie Kim
PlaintiffAnthony Rivera
Case DescriptionAnthony Rivera, a former employee at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, submitted a FOIA request to the National Nuclear Security Administration for records concerning the agency's contract with Lawrence Livermore. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and asked Rivera to narrow the scope of his request, which he did. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Rivera filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Department of Energy
DefendantNational Nuclear Security Administration an agency of the U.S. Department of Energy
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2017-06-061COMPLAINT for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief against United States Department of Energy, and National Nuclear Security Administration, (Filing Fee: $400.00, receipt number 0971-11449622). Filed by Anthony Rivera. (Yundt, Scott) (Filed on 6/6/2017) (Entered: 06/06/2017)
2017-06-062Civil Cover Sheet Submitted by Anthony Rivera. (Yundt, Scott) (Filed on 6/6/2017) (Entered: 06/06/2017)
2017-06-063Case assigned to Magistrate Judge Sallie Kim. Counsel for plaintiff or the removing party is responsible for serving the Complaint or Notice of Removal, Summons and the assigned judge's standing orders and all other new case documents upon the opposing parties. For information, visit E-Filing A New Civil Case at http://cand.uscourts.gov/ecf/caseopening. Standing orders can be downloaded from the court's web page at www.cand.uscourts.gov/judges. Upon receipt, the summons will be issued and returned electronically. Counsel is required to send chambers a copy of the initiating documents pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7). A scheduling order will be sent by Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF) within two business days. Consent/Declination due by 6/20/2017. (haS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/6/2017) (Entered: 06/06/2017)
2017-06-074Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR Deadlines: Joint Case Management Statement due by 9/4/2017. Initial Case Management Conference set for 9/11/2017 at 1:30 PM in Courtroom A, 15th Floor, San Francisco. (Attachments: #(1) Standing Order for Mag. Judge Sallie Kim, #(2) Standing Order for All Judges) (tnS) (Filed on 6/7/2017) (Entered: 06/07/2017)
2017-06-265CLERK'S NOTICE Re: Consent or Declination: Plaintiff shall file a consent or declination to proceed before a magistrate judge by 7/10/2017. Note that any party is free to withhold consent to proceed before a magistrate judge without adverse substantive consequences. The forms are available at: http://cand.uscourts.gov/civilforms. (mklS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/26/2017) (Entered: 06/26/2017)
2017-07-126Defendants' ANSWER to Complaint filed by National Nuclear Security Administration, United States Department of Energy. (Wang, Jennifer) (Filed on 7/12/2017) (Entered: 07/12/2017)
2017-07-137CLERK'S NOTICE Re: Consent or Declination: Plaintiff/Defendants shall file a consent or declination to proceed before a magistrate judge by 7/27/2017. Note that any party is free to withhold consent to proceed before a magistrate judge without adverse substantive consequences. The forms are available at: http://cand.uscourts.gov/civilforms. (mklS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/13/2017) (Entered: 07/13/2017)
2017-07-138CONSENT/DECLINATION to Proceed Before a United States Magistrate Judge filed by Anthony Rivera. (Yundt, Scott) (Filed on 7/13/2017) (Entered: 07/13/2017)
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