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Case TitleWILEY REIN LLP v. U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv00677
Date Filed2020-03-09
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge James E. Boasberg
PlaintiffWILEY REIN LLP
Case DescriptionThe law firm of Wiley Rein submitted a FOIA request to the Department of Labor for records concerning certain investigations of battery manufacturers. The agency acknowledged receipt of the request. Wiley Rein narrowed its request to Compliance Action Reports for certain investigations of battery manufacturers. The agency provided a fee estimate, which Wiley Rein agreed to pay. However, after hearing nothing further from the agency, Wiley Rein filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Vaughn index, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantU.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
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2020-03-091COMPLAINT against U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number ADCDC-6901244) filed by WILEY REIN LLP. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons)(Smith, Richard) (Entered: 03/09/2020)
2020-03-092LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by WILEY REIN LLP (Smith, Richard) (Entered: 03/09/2020)
2020-03-10Case Assigned to Judge James E. Boasberg. (adh, ) (Entered: 03/10/2020)
2020-03-103SUMMONS (1) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR. (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 03/10/2020)
2020-03-104REQUEST FOR SUMMONS TO ISSUE re 1 Complaint filed by WILEY REIN LLP. Related document: 1 Complaint filed by WILEY REIN LLP.(Smith, Richard) (Entered: 03/10/2020)
2020-03-105SUMMONS (2) Issued Electronically as to U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (ztth) (Entered: 03/10/2020)
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