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Case TitleChisholm Chisholm &Kilpatrick LTD v. McDonough
DistrictDistrict of Rhode Island
Case Number1:2022cv00257
Date Filed2022-07-01
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeDistrict Judge Mary S. McElroy
PlaintiffChisholm Chisholm &Kilpatrick LTD
Case DescriptionThe law firm of Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick submitted two FOIA requests to the Department of Veterans Affairs for records concerning the Board's Case Assignment Algorithm. The agency acknowledged receipt of both requests but after hearing nothing further from the agency, the law firm filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees

DefendantDenis McDonough Secretary of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Complaint attachment 1
Complaint attachment 2
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2022-07-011COMPLAINT ( filing fee paid $ 402.00, receipt number ARIDC-1773549 ), filed by Chisholm Chisholm &Kilpatrick LTD. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 VA summons)(Kilpatrick, J.) (Entered: 07/01/2022)
2022-07-01Case assigned to District Judge Mary S. McElroy and Magistrate Judge Patricia A. Sullivan. (Kenny, Meghan) (Entered: 07/01/2022)
2022-07-012CASE OPENING NOTICE ISSUED (Kenny, Meghan) (Entered: 07/01/2022)
2022-07-013Summons Issued as to Denis McDonough. (Kenny, Meghan) (Entered: 07/01/2022)
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