FOI Man highlights an interesting Tribunal decision on vexatious requests
Most exemptions are subject to a public interest test. But why is it so important to ensuring that the Freedom of Information Act works?
Central Government has established a datastore for Open Data. But if you’re outside of Central Government, how do you react to calls for more online data? And what is the role of FOI Officers in getting them established? Southampton University’s new datastore may give us some clues.
Is FOI reform a two way street? Should bodies be subject to FOI if they receive no or reduced public funding?
Barmy FOI requests continue in 2011 – as this latest batch of requests to universities show