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Government Law - ACCESS TO INFORMATION AND PRIVACY - Access to information - Inspection of public documents - Bars and grounds for refusal - Solicitor-client privilege

Thursday, December 15, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal from a judgment of the Alberta Court of Appeal setting aside a decision dismissing the University of Calgary’s application for judicial review of an Information and Privacy Commissioner of Alberta (Commissioner) decision ordering production of documents for review pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPP). A delegate of the Commissioner ordered the University of Calgary (University) to produce records over which it claimed solicitor-client privilege in order to verify that the privilege was properly asserted. At the heart of this...