Freedom Of Information Act: Revising Exemptions 4,6, and 7(C) to Better Protect Businesses’ Private Information
Pratt’s Privacy & Cybersecurity Law Report
April 1, 2017

Partner Ira Kasdan and associate Mindy Pava’s article “Freedom Of Information Act: Revising Exemptions 4,6, and 7(C) to Better Protect Businesses’ Private Information” is featured in the April 2017 volume of Pratt’s Privacy & Cybersecurity Law Report. The article notes that the time has come to modify Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) Exemption 4 to better protect reputational harm and to combat the overall misuse of FOIA by activist groups. Ira and Mindy also state that Exemptions 6 and 7(C) should be modified to extend “personal privacy” protection to corporations.

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