Freedom of Information and Information Law Issues

Freedom of Information and Information Law Issues

This paper and the associated audio file deals with rights of access to information held by public authorities – especially under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (“FOIA”) and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (“EIR”);
It also covers judicial review in information privacy cases about the retention/disclosure of information by public authorities, involving Data Protection Act 1998 (“DPA”) and/or Article 8 of the Convention.

Author: Tim Pitt-Payne QC

Publication date: January 20 2014