FOIA Advisor

Court opinions issued Nov. 23, 2016

Court Opinions (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Levinthal v. Fed. Election Comm'n (D.D.C.) -- concluding that the agency properly withheld a vulnerability assessment of its information technology systems pursuant to Exemptions 5 and 7(E).   

Sklarski v. Niagara Falls Bridge Comm'n (W.D.N.Y.) -- holding that the Commission is not subject to FOIA because its employees are not federal employees, it receives no federal funds, and the federal government does not recommend or appoint Commissioners.

Summaries of all opinions issued since April 2015 available here.