311 - Illinois’ Freedom of Information Act
Andrew Keyt, Partner, Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen; James Rooney, Associate, Heyl Royster Voelker & Allen
The focus will be on the basic FOIA responsibilities, the most common exemptions, and how to handle sensitive responses, such as video. Takeaways include understanding the basic rules and application to common requests and what to do with sensitive requests.
- Understand basic FOIA concepts and areas of concern.
- Effectively handle requests for records.