U.S.A. & State of New York v. MPM Silicones, LLC

Luke Stoddard Nathan filed this request with the Department of Justice - FOIA/PA Mail Referral Unit of the United States of America.
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Due Jan. 10, 2018
Est. Completion None
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From: Luke Nathan

To Whom It May Concern:

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

any and all records pertaining to the investigation--including but not limited to case notes, transcripts, photographs, call logs, and other investigatory materials--that eventually resulted in the federal civil case filed in the Northern District of New York (United States of America & State of New York vs. MPM Silicones , LLC -- Civil Action No. 1:17-CV-470 [BKS/DJS]).

For reference, here is a link to the settlement agreement pertaining to the case: https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/3699782/Settlement-Agreement-United-States-of-America-et.pdf

And here is a press release that further describes the case: https://www.justice.gov/usao-ndny/pr/momentive-performance-materials-pay-125-million-violating-federal-and-state

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.


Luke Nathan

From: MRUFOIA Requests

Please see the attached response to your FOIA request. Please note, your request has been assigned tracking number EMRUFOIA050517-4.

From: Department of Justice

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Department of Justice - FOIA/PA Mail Referral Unit

Good Morning,

This FOIA request was referred to EOUSA and you will need to follow-up directly with their office. You can contact them via phone on (202) 252-6020 or via the below address:

RM 7300
600 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20530

Thank You,


From: Muckrock Staff

To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following request, copied below.

Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From: Department of Justice - FOIA/PA Mail Referral Unit

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.