Freedom of Information
We regularly advise commercial entities on their rights to access to information held by public bodies and central government, whether in relation to specific public law disputes or more generally.
We have expertise in drafting requests for disclosure of material held by public bodies and in pursuing such requests if necessary on appeal.
We have specific experience of dealing with complaints to the UK Information Commissioner and appeals to the Information Tribunal.
Our expertise also covers rights of access to environmental information and we have advised clients on issues relating to the disclosure of such material.
News & insights
Publications: 05 AUGUST 2020
With less than 100 days before the November 2020 election, campaign fundraising is entering its busiest period of the cycle. Although campaign fundraising is largely virtual this year, there is no…Read more
Publications: 06 JULY 2020
On 27 January 2020, the Minister of National Development Plan (the Minister) (also known as the Head of National Development Plan Agency/KepalaBadanPerencanaan Pembangunan Nasional/Bappenas), issued…Read more
Publications: 19 JUNE 2020
What foreign investors need to consider Germany is one of the few countries in the world where the doors are wide open to foreign investment. With an export-oriented national economy, Germany thrives…Read more
Publications: 03 JUNE 2020
The German Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) screening rules were amended, bringing important parts of the health care sector under the regime applicable to critical infrastructure. Some, but not all,…Read more