Archives for 2015

Cause of Action Joins Open Government Coalition in Urging President Obama to Increase Transparency at OMB

Today, Cause of Action Institute joined a broad coalition of 22 transparency and good-government organizations urging President Obama’s Office of Management and Budget to update its Open Government Plan. An agency’s Open Government Plan provides a roadmap for both the agency and the public to understand the steps the agency […]

Cause of Action’s Stephen Schwartz Interviewed On WBSM

Cause of Action Counsel Stephen Schwartz appears on the Ken Pittman Show on WBSM in New Bedford, MA to discuss a new lawsuit we’ve helped a group of fishermen file against the Department of Commerce. He explains how the government forcing fishermen to pay for the cost of NOAA’s at-sea […]

Media Call: Cause of Action Discusses New Lawsuit Against Department of Commerce

Media Call: Cause of Action Discusses New Lawsuit Against Department of Commerce

East Coast Fishermen File Lawsuit Over At-Sea Monitoring Mandate

  East Coast Fishermen File Lawsuit Over At-Sea Monitoring Mandate Complaint Challenges Federal Regulation that the Government Admits Would Hurt Fishermen Throughout the East Coast FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 10, 2015 MEDIA CONTACT: Geoff Holtzman l geoff.holtzman@causeofaction.org l 703-405-3511 WASHINGTON – Today, Cause of Action is announcing that its clients, David Goethel, owner and operator of F/V Ellen Diane, […]

Weekly Rundown 12-4-2015

Read the top stories that you need to know from this week in our Weekly Rundown.

The FTC Is Appealing Its Loss In The LabMD Case. Here’s What You Need To Know.

The appeal of the ALJ’s decision will not be to an independent court, but to the Commission – the very body that decided to sue LabMD in the first place