Freedom of Information
Many municipal, provincial and federal organizations are subject to Freedom of Information legislation.
With decades of case law, regulatory guidance and best practices, ensuring both timely and complete responses to such requests can be challenging. We have unparalleled depth of expertise to help you meet the required timelines, consult and redact where necessary, and disclose records required to meet your obligations.
We help our clients:
Comply with freedom of information (FOI) legislation
Respond to FOI requests
Draft letters to third parties
Redact excluded information
Correspond with requestors
Assist with third party representations
Liaise with regulators
We help you innovate responsibly and with confidence
Data runs our world. It powers businesses and inspires innovation. It also presents new-found risks and challenges to organizations. To keep pace of this fast-changing field, INQ Law offers a multidisciplinary team of leaders across a range of data law practices. We also leverage complementary expertise from across our firm to help organizations ready to innovate responsibly and with confidence.
Together, we balance our decades of expertise and experience with our passion to stay on top of the industry’s latest developments in Canada and key jurisdictions around the world. We do this to support our clients that span small community organizations and emerging, high-growth start-ups to large, complex organizations. They represent a range of industries and sectors, and include private, public and non-profit organizations, including charities.
We advise on
Global privacy I Freedom of information I Cyber preparedness I Incident response
Data governance I Artificial intelligence