Day: October 13, 2015

Chief Ombudsman’s statement on High Court TPPA Decision

Press Release – Office of the Ombudsman The High Courts decision released today requiring the Minister of Trade to reconsider his decision relating to Professor Jane Kelseys request for information about the TPPA relates only to the decision making process followed by the Minister.

High Court finds Govt in breach of OIA

Press Release – Green Party The Government must change its arrogant approach to the publics right to know about official information, following a court decision that Trade Minister Tim Groser acted unlawfully by refusing to make the slightest release information about the …

Court finds against Trade Minister on TPPA Secrecy

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey Court finds against Trade Minister on TPPA Secrecy; Chief Ombudsman wrongly upheld his unlawful decision The High Court today vindicted charges that Trade Minister Tim Groser acted unlawfully in his quest to keep all information about the Trans-Pacific …