Legal services contracts (New York State Division of Homes and Community Renewal)

Luke Stoddard Nathan filed this request with the New York State Division of Homes and Community Renewal of New York.
Due Aug. 25, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Luke Stoddard Nathan

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

a copy of any agreements—since 1/1/2015 between the agency and any law firm or vendor of legal services—that are related, in part or in whole, to federal or state law enforcement investigations.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Luke Stoddard Nathan


Dear Mr. Nathan:
This message acknowledges our receipt of your below FOIL request, which was initially sent to the Office of Rent Administration ( and then forwarded to this office. HCR anticipates that your request will be granted or denied in whole or in part in not more than twenty business days.
Please be advised that some of the requested records may be exempt from disclosure under FOIL or the Personal Privacy Protection Law which are contained in Articles 6 and 6-A, respectively, of the New York Public Officers Law.
Frank Gannon