Product includes audio files for the "The Nuts and Bolts of Freedom of Information Law" CLE, presented on January 23, 2013. Audio files, course materials, seminar evaluation form, and Verification Affidavit will be sent electronically once payment is processed.
For CLE credit, record the codes heard in the course audio on the Verification Affidavit and submit the document to the CBA in accordance with the instructions in the document.
Presented by the Young Lawyers Section
CLE Credit: 2.0 Hours
About the Program:
This seminar will cover the fundamentals of issuing and responding to requests under the Connecticut Freedom of Information Act and the use of the Act as a discovery tool.
Melanie Dykas, Halloran & Sage LLP, Hartford
Elizabeth Mithani Letizia, Ambrose & Falls, New Haven
Phillip C. Pires, Cohen and Wolf, P.C., Bridgeport
Evan J. Seeman, Robinson & Cole LLP, Hartford
Janet K. Ainsworth, Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Hartford
Gregory F. Daniels, Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission, Hartford
Monte E. Frank, Cohen and Wolf, P.C., Danbury
Thomas Hennick, Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission, Hartford
- Background and Basics of FOI Law
- Issuing and Defending FOI Requests
- Helpful Tips and Common Mistakes
- Questions and Answers
***The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.