- Court of Appeals, CV 07-0415, Opinion filed 13 Jan 2009
- State of Arizona Supreme Court, CV 09-0036 PR, Opinion filed 29 Oct 2009
State of Washington Supreme Court, 82397-9, Opinion filed 7 Oct 2010
Is e-mail metadata a public record that must be disclosed under the Public Records Act?
An electronic version of a record, including its embedded metadata, is a public record subject to disclosure.
Does a request to see an e-mail inherently include a request to see metadata?
Metadata must be explicitly requested in order to trigger an agency's obligation to provide it.
* Yates, JoAnne, and Wanda Orlikowski. "Genres of Organizational Communication: A Structurational Approach to Studying Communication and Media." Academy of Management Review 17, no. 2 (1992): 299-326.
... are the "qualit[ies] of an object, or an environment, which allows an individual to perform an action." (Wikipedia)
What sorts of affordances might a document or other digital object have?
... an application you have used recently.
The ability to change information is an affordance we value for work.
There is an inverse relationship between mutability and trustworthiness.
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