Vol. V, No. 1
The following pending cases involve FOIA issues of particular significance that are expected to be decided in the near future:
National Organization for Women v. Social Security Administration, No. 76-2119 (D.C. Cir.) Decision Below: Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. v. Usery, 426 F. Supp. 150 (D.D.C. 1976). Issues: Is the Trade Secrets Act, 18 U.S.C.
Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. v. Department of Justice, No. 83-1138 (D.C. Cir.) Environmentat Defense Fund v. OMB, No. 83-1685 (D.C. Cir.) (consolidated on appeal). Decisions Below: 3 GDS
Stern v. FBI, No. 83-1861 (D.C. Cir.). Decision Below: 3 GDS
Bartel v. FAA, No. 82-2473 (D.C. Cir. Jan. 17, 1984). Issue: Do only actual FOIA disclosures trigger the "required" disclosure exception to the Privacy Act's disclosure prohibition under 5 U.S.C.
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