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FOIA News: OGIS and DOJ announce training sessions

FOIA News (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

The Office of Government Information Services announced today that it will host a dispute resolution training session for FOIA professionals on October 18, 2016.  The free day-long session will be at the National Archives in downtown Washington, DC, location.  Read more here

At the same time, the Department of Justice's Office of Information Policy unveiled a four-course training schedule for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017:  (1) Annual FOIA Report Refresher Training, October 11, 2016;  (2) Freedom of Information Act Litigation Seminar, October 24, 2016;  (3) Introduction to the Freedom of Information Act, November 7, 2016; and (4) Chief FOIA Officer Report Refresher Training, December 12, 2016.  Read more here.