FOI and open records

  • Event: 2017 East Lansing Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Robin Luce Herrmann of Butzel Long
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Apr. 1 at 10:30am
  • Location: Auditorium - Room 147
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Learn how to use federal and state open records laws to draft records requests the right way. Covers ways to challenge denials and keep a steady flow of information coming into the newsroom with FOI.

Speaker Bios

  • Robin Luce Herrmann leads Butzel Long’s Media group, as well as its Social Media, Privacy and Technology Specialty Team. She serves as General Counsel to the Michigan Press Association, with more than 300 member publications throughout the State. Robin advises on and litigates a variety of media issues, including advertising and branding; libel; privacy; advertising clearance; endorsement issues; and content licensing.

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    Learn how to use federal and state open records laws to draft records requests the right way. Covers ways to challenge denials and keep a steady flow of information coming into the newsroom with FOI.