1. October 26, 2015

    City’s Legislative Body Has No Protectable Copyright Interest in Video Recordings of Public Meetings

    BY: Cathie Fields, Lisa Allred

    Meetings of school boards, city councils, county boards of supervisors, community college boards and other “legislative bodies” are open to the public, with minor exceptions, under the Ralph M. Brown Act. Members of the public have access to these meetings and may use them as a forum to criticize the work of the legislative bodies. […] more