MNCA2012_pd_001Opinion – Marshall Helmberger, Realtor, vs. Johnson Controls, Inc., Respondent, Office of Administrative Hearings, Respondent, Architectural Resources, Inc., Respondent. October 9, 2012. Opinion affirms that Johnson Controls was performing a governmental function under the MNGDPA when constructing a school, and that data related to the project was public.
MNCA2012_pd_002David Feiwachs, Appeallant, v. Minnnesota Council of Health Plans, Respondent, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, Respondent, HealthPartners, Respondent, UCare, Respondent. September 24, 2012. The appellate court holds that the lower court did not err in granting summary judgment to respondents.
MNCA2014_pd_001Minnesota Court of Appeals
Chris Gregerson v. Hennepin County and Tracey Martin. The appellate court held that data on a private party’s computer drive maintained by police as “closed investigative data” was “government data” under the Minnesota Data Practices Act, but that Gregerson could not access such data.