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WEBINAR | Avoid Common Freedom of Information Act Mistakes

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Foster Swift Webinar Series for New Municipal Officials
March 14, 2013

Increasingly, citizens are using the Freedom of Information Act to obtain information on all aspects of government. This session focused on making sure public bodies timely and accurately respond to FOIA requests. It also focused on avoiding common FOIA mistakes. Areas of discussion included:

  • Identifying a FOIA request
  • Duties of the FOIA coordinator
  • Deadlines for responses
  • Mandatory requirements for FOIA denials
  • Exemptions
  • Fees
  • Appeals
  • Penalties

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Foster Swift Webinar Series for New Municipal Officials