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Case TitleDEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION v. CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2020cv01195
Date Filed2020-05-07
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Tanya S. Chutkan
PlaintiffDEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION
Case DescriptionDemocracy Forward Foundation submitted two FOIA requests to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for records concerning Taskforce meetings and the membership of the Taskforce. DFF also requested a fee waiver. The agency acknowledged both requests but after hearing nothing further from the agency, DFF filed suit.
Complaint issues: Adequacy - Search, Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees, Litigation - Vaughn index, Public Interest Fee Waiver

DefendantCONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU
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2020-05-071COMPLAINT against CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU (Fee Status:Filing Fee Waived) filed by DEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Miller, Kristen) (Entered: 05/07/2020)
2020-05-072LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by DEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION (Miller, Kristen) (Entered: 05/07/2020)
2020-05-07Case Assigned to Judge Tanya S. Chutkan. (adh, ) (Entered: 05/07/2020)
2020-05-073SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(adh, ) (Entered: 05/07/2020)
2020-05-08Payment for 1 Complaint. ($400; Receipt number ADCDC-7105286). (Miller, Kristen) (Entered: 05/08/2020)
2020-05-084NOTICE of Errata by DEMOCRACY FORWARD FOUNDATION re 1 Complaint (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D)(Miller, Kristen) (Entered: 05/08/2020)
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