• Employer Has Standing Under PIA to Seek Mandamus Relief When Information Requested by Employee is Not Released
  • January 13, 2011
  • Law Firm: Haynes Boone LLP - Dallas Office
  • Under the Texas Public Information Act, a “requestor” may file suit for a writ of mandamus compelling the release of public information. In The City of Dallas v. The Dallas Morning News, the Dallas Court of Appeals held that an employer has standing to file such a suit when its employee made the initial request.