Back by popular demand: The Deadline Club’s annual FOIL workshop (March 6)
Learn how to pursue government secrets from the preeminent authority on New York State’s Freedom of Information Law, better known as FOIL. Robert Freeman, Executive Director of the New York State Committee on Open Government, will make his annual pilgrimage to the New York Newspaper Guild office in Times Square to give a workshop about how to pursue government records in the Empire State. This event is free for members of The Deadline Club. Non-members may purchase tickets for $10. Refreshments will be served at a reception, beginning at 6:30pm. Freeman will begin the workshop at 7pm, followed by a lively question-and-answer session. This is always one of the club’s most popular events of the year, so RSVP soon here.
At a Glance:
What: Seminar on New York State’s open records and meetings law
When: Tuesday, March 6. Reception: 6:30pm, Workshop: 7pm
Where: The New York Newspaper Guild, 1501 Broadway, Suite 708
RSVP: Strongly recommended. Go to www.deadlineclub.org