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Case TitleLAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW et al v. OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv00645
Date Filed2018-03-21
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Emmet G. Sullivan
PlaintiffLAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW
PlaintiffNATIONAL WOMEN'S LAW CENTER
Case DescriptionThe Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and the National Women's Law Center submitted FOIA requests to OMB for records concerning the agency's decision to evoke its approval of the revised EEO-1 form. The two organizations also requested fee waivers. OMB acknowledged receipt of their requests and indicated that some records had been compiled in response to their requests. However, after hearing nothing further about the requests, the Lawyers Committee and NWLC filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Public Interest Fee Waiver, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantOFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET
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2018-03-211COMPLAINT against OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5382875) filed by LAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW, NATIONAL WOMEN'S LAW CENTER. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E, # 6 Civil Cover Sheet, # 7 Summons, # 8 Summons, # 9 Summons)(Martin, Emily) (Entered: 03/21/2018)
2018-03-212MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Daniel Goldberger, :Firm- Dorsey & Whitney LLP, :Address- 51 West 52nd Street, New York, NY 10019-6119. Phone No. - 212.415.9200. Fax No. - 212.953.7201 Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-5383077. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by LAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW, NATIONAL WOMEN'S LAW CENTER (Attachments: # 1 Declaration In Support, # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Martin, Emily) (Entered: 03/21/2018)
2018-03-213MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Colin Wicker, :Firm- Dorsey & Whitney LLP, :Address- 50 South Sixth Street, Suite 1500, Minneapolis, MN 55402. Phone No. - 612.492.6687. Fax No. - 612.340-2868 Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-5383100. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by LAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW, NATIONAL WOMEN'S LAW CENTER (Attachments: # 1 Declaration, # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Martin, Emily) (Entered: 03/21/2018)
2018-03-214MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Samuel Bolstad, :Firm- Dorsey & Whitney LLP, :Address- 50 South Sixth Street, Suite 1500, Minneapolis, MN 54402. Phone No. - 612.492.6531. Fax No. - 612.340.2868 Filing fee $ 100, receipt number 0090-5383127. Fee Status: Fee Paid. by LAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW, NATIONAL WOMEN'S LAW CENTER (Attachments: # 1 Declaration In Support of, # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Martin, Emily) (Entered: 03/21/2018)
2018-03-21Case Assigned to Judge Emmet G. Sullivan. (jd) (Entered: 03/26/2018)
2018-03-265SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(jd) (Entered: 03/26/2018)
2018-03-27MINUTE ORDER granting 2 , 3 , 4 motions for leave to appear pro hac vice. Daniel Goldberger, Colin Wicker, and Sam Bolstad are hereby admitted pro hac vice to this action. Signed by Judge Emmet G. Sullivan on March 27, 2018. (lcegs2) (Entered: 03/27/2018)
2018-03-296STANDING ORDER: The parties are directed to read the attached Standing Order Governing Civil Cases Before Judge Emmet G. Sullivan in its entirety upon receipt. The parties are hereby ORDERED to comply with the directives in the attached Standing Order. Signed by Judge Emmet G. Sullivan on 03/29/18. (Attachment: # 1 Exhibit 1) (mac) (Entered: 03/29/2018)
2018-03-297NOTICE of Appearance by Maya Raghu on behalf of LAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW, NATIONAL WOMEN'S LAW CENTER (Raghu, Maya) (Entered: 03/29/2018)
2018-04-058NOTICE of Appearance by Jon M. Greenbaum on behalf of LAWYERS' COMMITTEE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS UNDER LAW (Greenbaum, Jon) (Entered: 04/05/2018)
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