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Case TitleAMERICAN OVERSIGHT v. CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU et al
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2019cv03435
Date Filed2019-11-14
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Trevor N. McFadden
PlaintiffAMERICAN OVERSIGHT
Case DescriptionAmerican Oversight submitted FOIA requests to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, OMB, Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of State, and the Department of Agriculture for records concerning calendar entries of political appointees. The agencies acknowledged receipt of the requests but after hearing nothing further from the agencies, American Oversight filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Adequacy - Search, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantCONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU
DefendantOFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES
DefendantCENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES
DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DefendantDEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
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Complaint
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2019-11-141COMPLAINT against CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-6563278) filed by AMERICAN OVERSIGHT. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons to U.S. Att'y for D.C., # 3 Summons to U.S. Att'y Gen., # 4 Summons to CFPB, # 5 Summons to OMB, # 6 Summons to HHS, # 7 Summons to CMS, # 8 Summons to State, # 9 Summons to USDA)(Monahan, Christine) (Entered: 11/14/2019)
2019-11-142LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by AMERICAN OVERSIGHT (Monahan, Christine) (Entered: 11/14/2019)
2019-11-15Case Assigned to Judge Trevor N. McFadden. (zrdj) (Entered: 11/15/2019)
2019-11-153STANDING ORDER Establishing Procedures for Cases Before Judge Trevor N. McFadden. The parties are hereby ORDERED to read and comply with the directives in the attached standing order. Signed by Judge Trevor N. McFadden on 11/15/2019. (lctnm2) (Entered: 11/15/2019)
2019-11-154SUMMONS (8) Issued Electronically as to CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zrdj) (Entered: 11/15/2019)
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