Freedom of Information and Information Law Issues

Freedom of Information and Information Law Issues

This talks and associated paper 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. The link to the accompanying paper is below.

Author: Tim Pitt-Payne QC

Publication date: January 20 2014