Today Judge Thomas C. Wheeler, who last week took over the case of Continental Service Group Inc. et al. v. The United States in the matter of the Department of Education private collection agency contract, made his first move.
He called for a status conference to take place on Tuesday December 12, 2017 at 10:00 AM EST in the National Courts Building, 717 Madison Pl. N.W., Washington D.C.
You can read the judge's one line Order here.
If you have any interest in this case, you will appreciate the significance of this seemingly small matter of calling a conference. No doubt all parties are hoping that a new judge will be able to pick this up and force some kind of resolution in a timely manner.
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