All business conducted in IBC meetings, including the review of research protocols, shall be publicly noticed and conducted in open session, except that the following matters may be discussed in closed session as permitted or required by the Wisconsin Open Meetings law:
- Review of research protocols and related matters involving USDA/CDC Select Agents.
- Discussion of investigatory and personnel matters.
- Review of protocols and related materials that contain proprietary information.
- Conferring with legal counsel with respect to pending or potential litigation.