April 7, 2014 Committee Meeting

April 7, 2014 Committee Meeting
  • April 7, 2014 - 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
Administrative Conference of the United States
1120 20th Street, NW Suite 706 South Washington, DC 20036

The Committee on Collaborative Governance will meet to continue the discussion of a proposed recommendation based on the draft report entitled “Reducing FOIA Litigation Through Targeted ADR Strategies.”  Comments may be submitted at any time, but to ensure consideration at this meeting, please submit comments by April 2, 2014.

The consultant for this project is Professor Mark Grunewald of Washington and Lee University's School of Law.  In the Administrative Conference’s prior existence, Professor Grunewald was the Conference's consultant for Statement 12, "Statement on Resolution of Freedom of Information Act Disputes" (52 Fed. Reg. 23636, June 24, 1987), and Recommendation 95-6, "ADR Confidentiality and the Freedom of Information Act" (60 Fed. Reg. 43115, Aug. 18, 1995).

April 7, 2014 - 1:30 pm EDT

Research Projects

Recommendation 2014-1 – Resolving FOIA Disputes Through Targeted ADR Strategies addresses more effective use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) approaches to help resolve disputes arising under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).