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Case TitleOsen LLC v. United States Central Command
DistrictSouthern District of New York
CityFoley Square
Case Number1:2017cv04457
Date Filed2017-06-13
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Katherine Polk Failla
PlaintiffOsen LLC
Case DescriptionOsen LLC, a law firm representing hundreds of service members and family members who were killed or wounded by Iranian-backed terrorists, submitted FOIA requests to U.S. Central Command for a list of attacks against coalition forces in Iraq that identify Explosively Formed Penetrators. The agency provided six documents that responded to parts of its requests, but not all of them. After several inquiries concerning the requests were unsatisfactory, Osen finally filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantUnited States Central Command
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2017-06-131COMPLAINT against United States Central Command. (Filing Fee $ 400.00, Receipt Number 0208-13779643)Document filed by Osen LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Exhibit F, # 7 Exhibit G)(Radine, Michael) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
2017-06-132REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to United States Central Command, re: 1 Complaint,. Document filed by Osen LLC. (Radine, Michael) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
2017-06-133RULE 7.1 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT. No Corporate Parent. Document filed by Osen LLC.(Radine, Michael) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
2017-06-134CIVIL COVER SHEET filed. (Radine, Michael) (Entered: 06/13/2017)
2017-06-14CASE OPENING INITIAL ASSIGNMENT NOTICE: The above-entitled action is assigned to Judge Katherine Polk Failla. Please download and review the Individual Practices of the assigned District Judge, located at . Attorneys are responsible for providing courtesy copies to judges where their Individual Practices require such. Please download and review the ECF Rules and Instructions, located at . (pc) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-14Magistrate Judge Debra C. Freeman is so designated. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 636(c) and Fed. R. Civ. P. 73(b)(1) parties are notified that they may consent to proceed before a United States Magistrate Judge. Parties who wish to consent may access the necessary form at the following link: . (pc) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-14Case Designated ECF. (pc) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-145ELECTRONIC SUMMONS ISSUED as to United States Central Command. (pc) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-146NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by William Adam Friedman on behalf of Osen LLC. (Friedman, William) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-147NOTICE OF CHANGE OF ADDRESS by William Adam Friedman on behalf of Osen LLC. New Address: Osen LLC, 2 University Plaza, Suite 402, Hackensack, NJ, USA 07601, 201-265-6400. (Friedman, William) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-148NOTICE OF CHANGE OF ADDRESS by Michael Jacob Radine on behalf of Osen LLC. New Address: Osen LLC, 2 University Plaza, Suite 402, Hackensack, NJ, USA 07601, 201-265-6400. (Radine, Michael) (Entered: 06/14/2017)
2017-06-169NOTICE OF INITIAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCE: Initial Conference set for 9/20/2017 at 03:00 PM in Courtroom 618, U.S. Courthouse, 40 Centre Street, New York, NY 10007 before Judge Katherine Polk Failla, and as further set forth in this Order. (Signed by Judge Katherine Polk Failla on 6/16/2017) (rjm) (Entered: 06/16/2017)
2017-06-2310NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Andrew Edward Krause on behalf of United States Central Command. (Krause, Andrew) (Entered: 06/23/2017)
2017-06-2311AFFIDAVIT OF SERVICE of Individual Rules and June 16, 2017 Order (ECF No. 9) served on United States Central Command on June 23, 2017. Document filed by Osen LLC. (Friedman, William) (Entered: 06/23/2017)
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