|Multi Request||Eric Potratz and Primordial Performance|
|Submitted||July 3, 2018|
MuckRock users can file, duplicate, track, and share public records requests like this one. Learn more.
To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:
All case files, documents, depositions, witness statements, evidence (both prosecution and defense), reports, memorandum, emails, exhibits, inspection reports, FDA-OCI agent reports, and enforcement actions that mention Eric Potratz and/or his company, Primordial Performance, resulting in (and from) The United States vs. Eric Potratz (Case 5:15-cr-00236-LHK). The first indictment was filed on April 29, 2015 and a superceding indictment was filed on July 7, 2016. These charges were brought against Mr. Potratz in United States District Court, Northern District of California, San Jose Division, by United states Attorney Melinda Haag and Brian J. Stretch, with Assistant U.S. Attorney Matthew A. Parrella and Joseph A. Springsteen.
Special Agent Derek Roy of FDA was the complaintaint, with Jeff Novitzky and Hilary Rickher were part of the FDA investigative team.
Federal Public defender Graham Archer was counsel for the defendant.
My request should be construed as including all documents generated by, or sent to and from, each person named above, that reference this case, the defendant, or his company.
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 20 business days, as the statute requires.
*** This is an automated message. Please do not reply to this email. ***
This is to confirm that you submitted a request for record(s) from the Food and Drug Administrationpursuant to the Freedom of Information Act.
FOIA staff will review your request to determine whether it has sufficient information to be processed;if so, you will receive another email as a formal acknowledgement of your request, with a control number for your request. If your request is not sufficiently described,or if there are any other deficiencies with your submission, FOIA staff will contact you via telephone or email.
Note: Do NOT reply directly to this E-mail
Anthony Roberts Anthony Roberts
Re: Confirmation # FDA1844998
In Reply refer to: 2018-5593
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for records regarding:
RECS RE ERIC POTRATZ, PRIMORDIAL PERFORMANCE
Original Subject: To Whom It May Concern: Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records: All case files, documents, depositions, witness statements, evidence (both prosecution and defense), reports, memorandum, emails, exhibits, inspection reports, FDA-OCI agent reports, and enforcement actions that mention Eric Potratz and/or his company, Primordial Performance, resulting in (and from) The United States vs. Eric Potratz (Case 5:15-cr-00236-LHK). The first indictment was fil...
We will respond as soon as possible and may charge you a fee for processing your request. If your informational needs change, and you no longer need the requested records, please contact us to cancel your request, as charges may be incurred once processing of your request has begun. For more information on processing fees, please see
http://www.fda.gov/RegulatoryInformation/FOI/FOIAFees/default.htm. If you have any questions about your request, please call Rochelle A. Coleman, Information Technician at (301) 796-8982 or write to us at: (http://www.fda.gov/RegulatoryInformation/FOI/FOIAFees/default.htm)
Division of Freedom of Information, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5630 Fishers Lane, Room 1035
Rockville, MD 20857
You also have the right to seek dispute resolution services from:
FDA FOIA Public Liaison
Office of the Executive Secretariat
5630 Fishers Lane, Room 1050
Rockville, MD 20857
E-Mail: FDAFOIA@fda.hhs.gov and/or:
Office of Government Information Services
National Archives and Administration
8601 Adelphi Road ? OGIS
College Park, MD 20740-6001
The request has been rejected by the agency.