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Department of Commerce

Mission statement: "The historic mission of the Department of Commerce is "to foster, promote, and develop the foreign and domestic commerce" of the United States. This has evolved, as a result of legislative and administrative additions, to encompass broadly the responsibility to foster, serve, and promote the Nation's economic development and technological advancement."

Where Suits are Filed

Status  Year  City 
Cases filed within: 7 days 30 days over 30 days
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Docket Number Filed Case Title

Statistics on Lawsuits*

Key Indicators
8 Suits filed against DOC in FY 2016
74 Suits filed since 2001
11 Suits still pending
76 Suits closed
21 Suits taking over 24 months
1 Suit taking over 114 months
Lawsuits Filed by Year
*based on FOIA nature of suit

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