PUBLIC CITIZEN HEALTH RESEARCH GROUP et al v. ACOSTA et al Featured Case

A lawsuit filed by two public health groups to block the Trump Administration amendment of an Obama-era rule which requires most employers to electronically submit detailed reports of all workplace injuries to the Department of Labor each year.

Plaintiff: PUBLIC CITIZEN HEALTH RESEARCH GROUP, AMERICAN PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION and COUNCIL OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL EPIDEMIOLOGISTS
Defendant: UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION and R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA
Case Number: 1:2019cv00166
Filed: January 25, 2019
Court: US District Court for the District of District of Columbia
Presiding Judge: Rudolph Contreras
Nature of Suit: Administrative Procedure Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision
Cause of Action: 05:551
Jury Demanded By: None

Docket Report

This docket was last retrieved on January 29, 2019. A more recent docket listing may be available from PACER.

Date Filed Document Text
January 25, 2019 Filing 5 RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 1/25/2019. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 3/26/2019. (Kirkpatrick, Michael)
January 25, 2019 Filing 5 RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed as to the United States Attorney. Date of Service Upon United States Attorney on 1/25/2019. Answer due for ALL FEDERAL DEFENDANTS by 3/26/2019. (Kirkpatrick, Michael)
January 25, 2019 Filing 4 NOTICE of Appearance by Allison Marcy Zieve on behalf of All Plaintiffs (Zieve, Allison)
January 25, 2019 Filing 3 SUMMONS (5) Issued Electronically as to R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA, OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General. (Attachments: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zef, )
January 25, 2019 Case Assigned to Judge Rudolph Contreras. (zef)
January 25, 2019 Filing 2 LCvR 26.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by AMERICAN PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION, COUNCIL OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL EPIDEMIOLOGISTS, PUBLIC CITIZEN HEALTH RESEARCH GROUP (Kirkpatrick, Michael)
January 25, 2019 Filing 1 COMPLAINT for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief against All Defendants ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5906972) filed by COUNCIL OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL EPIDEMIOLOGISTS, PUBLIC CITIZEN HEALTH RESEARCH GROUP, AMERICAN PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons to Acosta, # 3 Summons to DOL, # 4 Summons to OSHA, # 5 Summons Attorney General, # 6 Summons U.S. Attorney)(Kirkpatrick, Michael) (Attachment 1 replaced on 1/25/2019) (zef, ).

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Plaintiff: PUBLIC CITIZEN HEALTH RESEARCH GROUP
Represented By: Allison Marcy Zieve
Represented By: Michael T. Kirkpatrick
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Plaintiff: AMERICAN PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION
Represented By: Allison Marcy Zieve
Represented By: Michael T. Kirkpatrick
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Plaintiff: COUNCIL OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL EPIDEMIOLOGISTS
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Defendant: UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
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Defendant: R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA
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