Documents

Project on Predatory Student Lending v. Department of Justice

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST & LITIGATION

12/02/2016

FOIA Appeal

On December 2, 2016, the Project on Predatory Student Lending appealed the Department of Justice’s denial of its Freedom of Information Act request seeking the release of records relating to Education Management Corporation.

06/20/2016

FOIA Requests to DOJ and Intervening States

On June 20, 2016, the Project on Predatory Student Lending submitted a FOIA request seeking the release of records relating to Education Management Corporation produced in the case United States ex rel. Washington v. Education Management Corp.

03/16/2017

FOIA Complaint

On March 3, 2017, Plaintiff filed a FOIA complaint attempting to compel the Department of Justice to release documents relating to the case United States ex rel. Washington v. Education Management Corp.

11/17/2017

Department of Justice Motion for Summary Judgment

On November 17, 2017, the Department of Justice filed a motion for summary judgment.

12/22/2017

Cross-Motion for Summary Judgment

On December 22, 2017, Plaintiff filed a cross-motion for summary judgment and refuted the claims Defendant made in its motion.

12/22/2017

Memorandum in Support of Motion in the Alternative for Discovery

On December 22, 2017, Plaintiff filed a motion requesting that the Court permit Plaintiff to take discovery should the Court grant Defendant further opportunity to support its claims.

12/22/2017

Memorandum in Support of Motion to Strike

On December 22, 2017, Plaintiff filed a motion to strike certain statements from the declarations of John Kornmeier and Michael Comber.

02/22/2018

Department of Justice Memorandum in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Discovery

On February 22, 2018, the Department of Justice filed a memorandum in opposition to Plaintiff’s motion for discovery.

02/22/2018

Department of Justice memorandum in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion to Strike

On February 22, 2018, the Department of Justice filed a memorandum in opposition to Plaintiff’s motion to strike.

03/01/2018

Department of Justice Opposition and Reply re Motion for Summary Judgment

The Department of Justice filed a reply to the motion for summary judgment.

03/29/2018

Motion for Summary Judgment Reply

On March 29, 2018, Plaintiff filed a memorandum opposing Defendant’s motion for summary judgment and refuting arguments Defendant made against Plaintiff’s motion.

03/29/2018

Reply in Support of Motion in the Alternative for Discovery

On March 29, 2018, Plaintiff filed a memorandum opposing Defendant’s motion for summary judgment and refuting arguments Defendant made against Plaintiff’s motion.

04/12/2018

Department of Justice Surreply in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Discovery

On April 12, 2018, the Department of Justice filed a surreply in opposition to the motion for summary judgment.

04/12/2018

Department of Justice Surreply in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion to Strike

On April 12, 2018, the Department of Justice filed a surreply in opposition to the motion to strike.

04/12/2018

Department of Justice Surreply in Opposition to Plaintiff's Summary Judgment Motion

On April 12, 2018, the Department of Justice filed a surreply in opposition to the motion for summary judgment.

07/09/2018

Order Granting in Part Motion for Summary Judgment

The Court ordered the Department of Justice to produce a limited set of responsive documents.

12/07/2018

Complaint

On December 07, 2018, the Project on Predatory Student Lending filed a FOIA complaint attempting to compel the Department of Justice to release documents.

INTERVENTION LITIGATION

12/16/2016

Brief in Support of Motion for Clarification of Protective Order

On December 16, 2016, the Project on Predatory Student Lending submitted a brief in support of its motion for clarification or modification of a protective order on documents produced in the case United States v. Education Management LLC.

12/16/2016

Brief in Support of Motion to Intervene

On December 16, 2016, the Project on Predatory Student Lending submitted a brief in support of its motion to intervene in the case United States v. Education Management LLC, seeking clarification or modification of its protective order.

02/15/2017

Reply in Support of Motion for Clarification of Protective Order

On February 15, 2017, the Project on Predatory Student Lending submitted a memorandum responding to parties’ arguments against its motion for clarification of protective order.

02/15/2017

Reply in Support of Motion to Intervene

On February 15, 2017, the Project on Predatory Student Lending submitted a memorandum responding to parties’ arguments against its motion to intervene.