Lawsuits

We use the law to fight for good government on behalf of all Americans, challenging abuses of power and bringing legal action on behalf of people who need it most. Take a look at our work:

I.M. v. CBP, Wolf, et al.

Fighting the Trump administration’s use of unappointed CBP agents to fast-track deportations through first-of-its-kind suit arguing DHS violates the Constitution’s Appointments Clause.

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AFT, AFSCME, WSNA, UNAC v. OSHA, Department of Labor

Challenging the Trump administration’s failure to act on workplace infectious disease protections for healthcare professionals.

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WORC v. Department of Energy

Suing the Dept. of Energy for operating a pro-industry coal advisory group that unlawfully refuses to release materials and records required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act.

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Conservation Law Foundation, Surfrider Foundation v. Barr, DOJ, EPA et al.

Fighting DOJ’s unlawful termination of a long-standing policy encouraging violators to address harmful pollution with on-the-ground projects.

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Uncovering Trump appointee Michael Pack’s political interference in federal media agency USAGM

Suing the U.S. Agency of Global Media for failing to release records on Bannon collaborator’s drastic personnel and policy shakeups.

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California Tribal Families Coalition, et al. v. Azar

Fighting the Trump administration’s failure to count vulnerable foster youth on behalf of a coalition of Tribal governments, LGBTQ+ advocates, and foster youth organizations.

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