FOIL expert to speak on public access to records, meetings

The SUNY Oswego Office of Business and Community Relations will present a public issues forum Thursday, Sept. 22, on the Freedom of Information Law, featuring Robert Freeman, executive director of the state Committee on Open Government.

Freeman, a co-author of the state’s Freedom of Information Law and an international expert and adviser on public access to government, will speak at 7 p.m. in Room 114 of the Campus Center about the public’s rights to gain access to government records and to attend meetings of public bodies.

Seating is limited, and advance registration is required. For more information or to register, contact the Office of Business and Community Relations at 312-3492.

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(Posted: Aug 23, 2011)

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