This series of pages is designed to help both new and experienced users better understand and utilize the information on civil enforcement available on TRAC.
Commonly Used Terms
Agency Primarily Involved Agency Making Referral, Sued, or Intervening (list of codes) Appeal Case Involves a Court Appeal (list of codes) Asst. U.S. Attorney Initials of Assistant U.S. Attorney handling referral Attorney General's Priority Attorney General's Priority Assigned the Class of Referral (list of codes) Cause of Action Justice Department Cause of Action Category (list of codes) Court Date Date Case Filed (year/month/day) Court Type Type of Court (list of codes) Disposition Type Nature of Disposition (list of codes) Disposition Date Date of Disposition (year/month/day) District Federal Judicial District (list of codes) (map) Judge Initials of Judge (where assigned) Role of Government Government is Plaintiff, Defendant, or Third Party (list of codes) Role of U.S. Attorney Litigation Responsibility of U.S. Attorneys Office (list of codes)
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