DC Circ. Grills Feds On Trump Appointee's Nonprofit Takeover

Law360, Washington (October 2, 2020, 6:54 PM EDT) -- Two D.C. Circuit judges peppered a government attorney with probing questions Friday while casting a skeptical eye on a newly installed Trump appointee's asserted authority to fire top executives and advisory board members of an independent but taxpayer-funded U.S.-based nonprofit that aims to curb internet censorship worldwide.

Before a three-judge panel is the Open Technology Fund's expedited bid to overturn a D.C. federal judge's July order that refused to undo U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack's abrupt June firings of the heads of OTF and the broadcast entities Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Radio Free Asia, Middle East Broadcasting Networks and...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!