Vikas Kumar filed this request with the Office of the Attorney General - Oregon of Oregon.


From: Brandon Smith

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Oregon Public Records Law, I hereby request the following documents:

The full text of the last 10 public records requests made to your office's antitrust division--or where the antitrust division had to be brought in for the response--as well as the responses that your office made to those requests, in their entirety.

This requester is a journalist working for a news organization accredited by the U.S. Congress, and documents in response to this request will be made publicly available. As such, I request that all fees be waived and that the request be processed expeditiously.

I prefer the request filled electronically, such as by e-mail attachment or web download link, and that any communication to this request be made in direct reply to this one, via the same communication method. Please inquire if you need another method of document transmission.

Thank you in advance for your assistance. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within (10) business days, as your statute requires.


Brandon Smith
The Capitol Forum

From: Gross Melissa

Mr. Smith:

DOJ does not sort the public records requests by category such as by antitrust requests. I am attaching our tracking log to this email which you may use to identify relevant requests which we may then provide you with copies of.

Thank you for contacting the Department of Justice.

Melissa Gross
Paralegal | General Counsel Division | Labor & Employment
Oregon Department of Justice
1162 Court St NE, Salem, OR 97301-4096

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From: Brandon Smith

Hi Ms. Gross,

I'll consider this request fulfilled, and if I find any request whose response I'd like to see, I'll file a separate request. Thank you for your time.

Brandon Smith