The “Law Enforcement” Exemption (FIPPA s.14 / MFIPPA s.8)

An overview of the Law Enforcement disclosure exemption, including why you should know it, and some of its more interesting features, such as when it permits institutions to refuse to confirm or deny the existence of a record.

Should You Include a Time Extension in Your Interim Fee Estimate?

When an institution expects that it will be issuing both a fee deposit request as well as a time extension for the same FOI request, how should it proceed? Should the institution issue the time extension first, the fee deposit request first, or should it issue them both in the same letter?