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Outdated FOIA Software: An Open Door For Cyber Attacks

Outdated FOIA Software: An Open Door For Cyber Attacks

Cyber-security is a hot topic in federal, state and local government agencies. The year 2019 will be remembered as the cyber-security horror year. With hundreds of security breaches that resulted in significant costs to repair the damage, cyber-security is not just an...

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Armedia FOIA vs. AINS FOIAXpress

Armedia FOIA vs. AINS FOIAXpress

In March 2018, 50 years after the implementation of the Freedom of Information Act, the US Department of Justice released their Fiscal Year 2017 Annual FOIA Reports. According to these reports, the number of FOIA requests continues to increase. And in 2017, for the...

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The 5 Key Elements of a Solid FOIA Software Solution

The 5 Key Elements of a Solid FOIA Software Solution

Is your agency challenged when handling FOIA requests in a timely and efficient way? Is your agency still processing paper requests manually? If your answer was yes, you are surely frustrated with the number of resources and time it takes to compile, copy, and redact...

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FOIA Principle 7: Clarify Fees And Waiver Procedures

FOIA Principle 7: Clarify Fees And Waiver Procedures

Agencies must adopt clear procedures for fees and waivers. These procedures include fees for searching for information, the release of information, and duplication of information. Many requesters have expressed frustration with the FOIA fee system; issues such as...

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FOIA Principle 1: Expand Proactive Online Disclosures 

FOIA Principle 1: Expand Proactive Online Disclosures 

Earlier we posted a blog post on how to navigate the FOIA maze. That blog inspired readers to get in touch with us and ask some specific questions on how to deal with the FOIA challenge, and if Armedia has a simpler solution to this complex challenge. And the good...

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