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How to Make a Freedom of Information Act Request

October 17, 2023 (3 min read)

Institutions often seek non-public information from governmental agencies. Review this practice note, from Christine N. Walz, Cynthia A. Gierhart, and Sara Benson of Holland and Knight LLP, to learn about current requirements governing public access to certain U.S. government and administrative agency records under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Understand the procedures for submitting a request, the government agency response, and the review timeline for FOIA requests.

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