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Case TitleMOELLER v. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2019cv02330
Date Filed2019-08-02
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Dabney L. Friedrich
PlaintiffJAMES W. MOELLER
Case DescriptionJames Moeller submitted a FOIA request to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for records concerning the legality under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of experience caps in job advertisements. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request and later told Moeller that it had received responsive information and was reviewing it for disclosure. After hearing nothing further from the agency, Moeller filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantEQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION
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2019-08-021COMPLAINT against EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION (Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 461600032) filed by JAMES W. MOELLER. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Attachment A, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet) (tth) (Entered: 08/05/2019)
2019-08-02SUMMONS (3) Issued as to EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (tth) (Entered: 08/05/2019)
2019-08-202NOTICE of Appearance by Kenneth A. Adebonojo on behalf of EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION (Adebonojo, Kenneth) (Entered: 08/20/2019)
2019-08-273RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION served on 8/12/2019, RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed on United States Attorney General. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney General 08/13/2019., RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 8/13/2019. ( Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 9/12/2019.) (jf) (Entered: 09/04/2019)
2019-09-124Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Defendant's Answer or Other Response to Plaintiff's Complaint by EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION (Adebonojo, Kenneth) (Entered: 09/12/2019)
2019-09-13MINUTE ORDER granting the defendant's 4 Motion to Enlarge Time to File Defendant's Answer or Other Response to Plaintiff's Complaint. It is ORDERED that the defendant shall file an answer or other response to the plaintiff's complaint on or before October 15, 2019. So Ordered by Judge Dabney L. Friedrich on September 13, 2019. (lcdlf1) (Entered: 09/13/2019)
2019-09-195MOTION to Consolidate Cases by JAMES W. MOELLER (ztd) (Entered: 09/25/2019)
2019-10-04MINUTE ORDER exercising the Court's discretion under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 42(a) to deny the plaintiff's 5 Motion to Consolidate because Judge Chutkin denied a similar motion in the related case, and these cases appear to raise questions of fact and law sufficiently distinct not to warrant consolidation. So Ordered by Judge Dabney L. Friedrich on October 4, 2019. (lcdlf1) (Entered: 10/04/2019)
2019-10-156ANSWER to 1 Complaint by EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION.(Adebonojo, Kenneth) (Entered: 10/15/2019)
2019-10-16MINUTE ORDER requiring the parties to MEET AND CONFER and file a joint status report proposing a schedule for further proceedings. The status report should address the status of the plaintiff's FOIA request, including the anticipated number of documents responsive to the request and the anticipated date(s) for release of the requested documents. The parties shall file the joint status report on or before November 6, 2019. So Ordered by Judge Dabney L. Friedrich on October 16, 2019. (lcdlf1) (Entered: 10/16/2019)
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