Monthly archives: November, 2003

FOIA Facts: Human Error – The Requestor's Friend

Scott A. Hodes is a sole practitioner in Washington, D.C., practicing Information and Privacy Law. Mr. Hodes assists clients in gaining access to government records under the FOIA, Privacy Act and other federal agency access provisions. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Hodes was an attorney at the Department of Justice for over a decade. He served in the FBI’s Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Section from 1998 until 2002 as the Acting Chief of that Section’s Litigation Unit. Mr. Hodes served at the Department of Justice’s Office of Information and Privacy from 1991 until 1998. His website is , and he is a member of the DC and Maryland bars.

Subjects: FOIA Facts, Freedom of Information

Wisdom from the Grammar Goddess: The Terrible Twos

Diane Sandford is the Director of Library Services for the Washington, DC office of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson . She has many years of experience in editing and as a grammar expert within the firm.

Subjects: Grammar, Wisdom from the Grammar Goddess

Features – Blogging: One Firm's Experience

Blogging: One Firm’s Experience

By Karen Lasnick and Julie Weber

Subjects: Blogs, Features, Information Management, Internet Filtering, Technology Trends

After Hours – Food is the Anytime Gift – Part II

Kathy Biehl is the food writer for Diversion magazine and the former longtime dining critic for the Houston Business Journal. She has reviewed restaurants as well for the Houston Press, Time Out New York, My Table and the TONY guide Eating & Drinking 2000. Her food writing has received awards from the Association of Food Journalists and the Houston Press Club. She is also the author of the LLRX Research RoundUp and Web Critic columns, a member of the State Bar of Texas and co-author of The Lawyer’s Guide to Internet Research .

Subjects: After Hours, Food

Burney's Legal Tech Reviews – Keyspan ZIP-LINQ Cords and Cables; HP DeskJet 5150

Burney’s Gadgets for Legal Pros

Cords and Cables and A Great Printer

By Brett Burney

Subjects: Burney's Legal Tech Reviews, Gadgets, Web Utilities