On June 8th, the Federal Court held that it did not have jurisdiction to hear an application that alleged the Attorney General of Canada gave notice of an unreasonable time limit extension in responding to an Access to Information Act request. The Court held it had no jurisdiction in advance of an actual or deemed refusal and distinguished a case in which the Crown had conceded that an unreasonable extension amounted to a deemed refusal.
All About information
A legal blog about privacy and access to information, protection of confidential business information, libel and slander and the law of production.
- Two presentations all about information
- Why your author has been quiet of late
- The Australian “Ben Grubb” decision and its link to Canada
- ONSC awards $15,000 in privacy damages
- Newfoundland court says salary information not accessible to public
- NLCA holds that implied undertaking does not apply to medical report
- Arbitrator admits surreptitious audio recording
- Arbitrator says reference to record in opening statement does not extinguish implied undertaking
- BCCA discusses redaction of information from otherwise relevant documents
- BCCA issues decision on implied waiver of privilege
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