Webinar Replay:

The Beginner's Guide to the
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and
Public Information Act (PIA)

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In this webinar, you will learn: 

  • What is FOIA and PIA and why should your agency or local municipalities care.
  • What are the FOIA/PIA regulatory requirements and why do government agencies struggle to conform to these records management laws.
  • What processes and procedures you can put in place to satisfy these regulations.   

Duration: 60 Mins

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James M. McCarthy, Chief Compliance Officer & General Counsel

James has served as general and litigation defense counsel for 25 years in private practice, providing guidance on legal compliance obligations and structures contractual relationships with partners and customers. This includes local, county and state government bodies.  James is also an adjunct lecturer at Felician College on business law.


Bill Tolson, Vice President of Global Compliance and eDiscovery

Bill brings 20 plus years of experience in archiving, information governance, and eDiscovery, working in a wide range of high technology organizations from consulting firms and startups to multinationals.  These include Hewlett Packard, StorageTek, Iomega, Hitachi Data Systems, Mimosa Systems, Contoural, Recommind, and Actiance. Bill is a frequent speaker at legal and information governance industry events and has authored numerous eBooks, articles, and blogs.