Internet Service Provider Data Gathering Objections (Department of Homeland Security)

Michael Morisy filed this request with the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America.
Tracking # 2013-HQFO-00823
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From: Michael Morisy

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

A copy of any objections to agency data gathering practices received by this agency from telecommunications and web service providers. Please limit this request to objection received between 2008 and the date that this request is processed.

Please include objections to both classified and unclassified data gathering programs, redacting or omitting portions of complaints that include properly classified information while including the substance of the objections touching on non-operational details.

Please include informal and informal complaints, as well as contacts by corporate legal advisors seeking the cessation, restriction, adjustment, or other modifications of such programs.

Please include, but do not limit this request, to the following companies:

Yahoo!
Google
Microsoft
Research in Motion
Skype/eBay
Time Warner
Verizon
AT&T

For complaints or protests that are classified, please perform a mandatory declassification review (MDR) of these complaints.

Please note that these types of complaints, redacted of operational details, were recently ruled releasable:

http://www.uscourts.gov/uscourts/courts/fisc/105b-g-07-01-rbw-signed-order-130715.pdf

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.

Sincerely,

Michael Morisy

From: Day, Mia

Good Afternoon,
Attached is our acknowledgment to your DHS FOIA request.  If you need to contact this office again concerning your request, please provide the DHS reference number. This will enable us to quickly retrieve the information you are seeking and reduce our response time. This office can be reached at 866-431-0486.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on July 16, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00823.

Thank you for your help.

From: Department of Homeland Security

August 16, 2013
Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Privacy Office
Director, Disclosure & FOIA
245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410
STOP-655
Washington, D.C. 20528-0655

This is a follow up to request number 2013-HQFO-00823:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on July 16, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00823.

Thank you for your help.

From: Department of Homeland Security

A no responsive documents response.

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on July 16, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00823.

Thank you for your help.

From: Requests Muckrock

September 15, 2013
Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Privacy Office
Director, Disclosure & FOIA
245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410
STOP-655
Washington, D.C. 20528-0655

This is a follow up to request number 2013-HQFO-00823:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on July 16, 2013. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00823.

Thank you for your help.

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On Aug. 16, 2013:

August 16, 2013
Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Privacy Office
Director, Disclosure & FOIA
245 Murray Drive SW, Building 410
STOP-655
Washington, D.C. 20528-0655

This is a follow up to request number 2013-HQFO-00823:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on July 16, 2013. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00823.

Thank you for your help.

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On July 17, 2013:

Good Afternoon,
Attached is our acknowledgment to your DHS FOIA request. If you need to
contact this office again concerning your request, please provide the DHS
reference number. This will enable us to quickly retrieve the information
you are seeking and reduce our response time. This office can be reached at
866-431-0486.

---

On July 16, 2013:

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request
the following records:

A copy of any objections to agency data gathering practices received by
this agency from telecommunications and web service providers. Please limit
this request to objection received between 2008 and the date that this
request is processed.

Please include objections to both classified and unclassified data
gathering programs, redacting or omitting portions of complaints that
include properly classified information while including the substance of
the objections touching on non-operational details.

Please include informal and informal complaints, as well as contacts by
corporate legal advisors seeking the cessation, restriction, adjustment, or
other modifications of such programs.

Please include, but do not limit this request, to the following companies:

Yahoo!
Google
Microsoft
Research in Motion
Skype/eBay
Time Warner
Verizon
AT&T

For complaints or protests that are classified, please perform a mandatory
declassification review (MDR) of these complaints.

Please note that these types of complaints, redacted of operational
details, were recently ruled releasable:

http://www.uscourts.gov/uscourts/courts/fisc/105b-g-07-01-rbw-signed-order-130715.pdf

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this
request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made
available to the general public free of charge as part of the public
information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the
news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for
commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.

---

On Aug. 16, 2013:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on July 16, 2013. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed. You had assigned it reference number #2013-HQFO-00823.

Thank you for your help.

---

On July 17, 2013:

Good Afternoon,
Attached is our acknowledgment to your DHS FOIA request. If you need to
contact this office again concerning your request, please provide the DHS
reference number. This will enable us to quickly retrieve the information
you are seeking and reduce our response time. This office can be reached at
866-431-0486.

---

On July 16, 2013:

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request
the following records:

A copy of any objections to agency data gathering practices received by
this agency from telecommunications and web service providers. Please limit
this request to objection received between 2008 and the date that this
request is processed.

Please include objections to both classified and unclassified data
gathering programs, redacting or omitting portions of complaints that
include properly classified information while including the substance of
the objections touching on non-operational details.

Please include informal and informal complaints, as well as contacts by
corporate legal advisors seeking the cessation, restriction, adjustment, or
other modifications of such programs.

Please include, but do not limit this request, to the following companies:

Yahoo!
Google
Microsoft
Research in Motion
Skype/eBay
Time Warner
Verizon
AT&T

For complaints or protests that are classified, please perform a mandatory
declassification review (MDR) of these complaints.

Please note that these types of complaints, redacted of operational
details, were recently ruled releasable:

http://www.uscourts.gov/uscourts/courts/fisc/105b-g-07-01-rbw-signed-order-130715.pdf

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this
request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made
available to the general public free of charge as part of the public
information service at MuckRock.com, processed by a representative of the
news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for
commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.

Sincerely,

Michael Morisy

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