Supreme Court Abandons FOIA Test


Earlier this summer, the United States Supreme Court upset years of federal court precedent to broaden the protection of “trade secrets and commercial or financial” information from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).

In Food Marketing Institute v. Argus Leader Media, the Supreme Court considered the scope of the “trade secrets and commercial or financial information” exception to the FOIA.

Read more at Attorney at Law Magazine.