DOCUMENTS

Sweet v. DeVos

Reply in Support of the Motion to Transfer DeVos's Motion to Quash

Plaintiff's filed a Reply with exhibits in support of their Motion to Transfer DeVos's Motion to Quash.

Opposition to Motion to Quash

Plaintiffs filed a Memorandum of Law in Opposition to Motion to Quash the Rule 45 Subpoena of Elisabeth DeVos.

Motion to Transfer DeVos's Motion to Quash

Plaintiffs filed a Motion to Transfer DeVos's Motion to Quash to the Northern District of California and Incorporated Memorandum of Law with exhibits.

Plaintiffs' Response to Order Setting Discovery Hearing

Plaintiffs respond to the timeline for discovery.

Motion to Quash Rule 45 Deposition Subpoena

Defendants filed a motion to quash the subpoena of former Secretary DeVos.

Plaintiffs' Letter Motion to Compel

Plaintiffs' submitted a letter to the Court requesting Defendants to produce two categories of documents.

Order Re Discovery Letter and Related Matters

The court responded to the Plaintiffs' request to depose Elisabeth DeVos.

Letter Requesting Deposition of Former Secretary of Education Elisabeth DeVos

Pursuant to the court's order, Plaintiffs write to ask the Court to order the deposition of former Secretary of Education Elisabeth (“Betsy”) DeVos, who abruptly resigned on January 7, 2021.

Order

The court ordered the Department to tell the court two weeks in advance if it intends to re-start issuing borrower defense denials.

Plaintiffs' Reply to Defendants' Response

Plaintiffs' filed a Reply to Defendants’ Response to Order to Show Cause.

Defendants' Reply to Plaintiffs' Response

Defendants filed a Reply to Plaintiffs' Response to Order to Show Cause.

Plaintiffs' Response to Motion to Show Cause

Plaintiffs filed a response to the Court's Motion to Show Cause.

Defendants' Response to Order to Show Cause

Defendants' Response to the Court's Motion to Show Cause.

Order Denying Settlement & For Discovery

The court denied the settlement and ordered discovery on the Department of Education’s explanations of its process for deciding claims, and will consider enjoining the use of the form denial notices.

Class Hearing "Zoom Chat" Transcript

The Court held a hearing via Zoom and recorded the "chat."

Reply in Support of Motion to Approve and Enforce the Settlement

Plaintiffs' filed their Reply in Support of Their Motion to Approve and Enforce the Settlement Agreement.

Opposition to Motion to Enforce Settlement Agreement

Defendants' filed an Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion to Enforce Settlement Agreement.

Declaration of Eileen Connor

A Declaration was filed by Eileen Connor.

Motion to Enforce as Filed

Plaintiffs' filed a Notice of Motion and Motion to Enforce the Settlement Agreement and Motion for Final Approval of Settlement Agreement.

Motion for Subsequent Case Management Conference

Plaintiffs filed a Motion for a Subsequent Case Management Conference.

Order Granting Preliminary Settlement Approval

The judge granted preliminary approval of the proposed settlement.

Joint Motion for Preliminary Settlement Approval

Both parties filed a motion for preliminary approval of a settlement agreement.

Response to Court Order

Defendants' responded to the Court's February 4, 2020 order.

Supplemental Statement in Response to Court Order

Plaintiffs' filed a supplemental statement in response to an order from the court.

Order Requesting Supplemental Statement

The Court ordered a supplemental statement.

Reply in Support of Motion to Deny or Defer Decision on Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment under Rule 56(d)

Plaintiffs' filed a reply in support of their motion to deny the Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment under Rule 56(d).

Reply in Support of Motion to Supplement and Complete the Administrative Record

Plaintiffs filed a reply in support of their motion to complete the administrative record in the case.

Reply in Support of Motion for Summary Judgment

Plaintiffs filed a reply in support of summary judgment.

Defendants' Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion to Deny or Defer Decision on Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment Under Rule 56(d)

Defendants' filed on Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion to Deny or Defer Decision on Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment Under Rule 56(d).

Partial Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion to Supplement and Complete the Administrative Record

Defendants' filed an Opposition to the Plaintiffs' Motion to Supplement and Complete the Administrative Record.

Opposition to Plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment and Reply in Support of Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment

Defendants filed an Opposition to the Plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment and a Reply in support of their Motion for Summary Judgment.

Supplement to the Administrative Record

Defendants filed a supplement to the Administrative Record.

Declaration of Kyra Taylor

Kyra Taylor submitted a declaration to the court.

Rule 56(d) Motion

Plaintiffs' filed a Motion to Deny or Defer Decision on Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment Under Rule 56(d).

Opposition to Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment

Defendants' filed a Motion for Summary Judgment.

Motion to Supplement and Complete The Administrative Record and Exclude Defendants’ Declarations

Plaintiffs filed a Motion to Supplement and Complete The Administrative Record and Exclude Defendants’ Declarations. This document contains Exhibits 23-40.

Motion to Supplement and Complete The Administrative Record and Exclude Defendants’ Declarations

Plaintiffs filed a Motion to Supplement and Complete The Administrative Record and Exclude Defendants’ Declarations. This document contains Exhibits 11-20.

Motion to Supplement and Complete The Administrative Record and Exclude Defendants’ Declarations

Plaintiffs filed a Motion to Supplement and Complete The Administrative Record and Exclude Defendants’ Declarations. This document contains Exhibits 1-10.

Motion for Summary Judgment

Defendants' filed a Motion for Summary Judgment.

Answer to Class Action Compliant for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief

The Department of Education filed an answer to the Plaintiffs' Class Action Complaint.

Administrative Record Part 2

The Department of Education submitted an Administrative Record.

Administrative Record Part 1

The Department of Education submitted an Administrative Record.

Order Granting Sweet Class Certification

Order Granting Motion For Class Certification

Reply in Support of Class Certification

The Plaintiffs filed a Reply in Support of the Motion for Class Certification.

Opposition to Motion for Class Certification

The Department of Education filed an opposition to the Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification.

Motion for Class Certification, Part 3

Plaintiffs filed a motion for class certification, including almost 900 affidavits from class members.

Motion for Class Certification, Part 2

Plaintiffs filed a motion for class certification, including almost 900 affidavits from class members.

Motion for Class Certification, Part 1

Plaintiffs filed a motion for class certification, including almost 900 affidavits from class members.

Complaint

Plaintiffs filed a complaint against the Department of Education.