N.L. ruling on revealing public employees’ pay sign of trending transparency, lawyer says
‘The pendulum has been swinging for a while, and it’s towards greater transparency, particularly when it comes to the expenditure of public funds,’ said Nova Scotia privacy lawyer David Fraser.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 @ 2:33 PM
A recent decision by Newfoundland’s Appeal Court to allow disclosure of the names and salaries of all public sector employees is a sign of the legal “pendulum” swinging towards transparency rather than privacy, says an expert. ... [read more]