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Ontario Privacy Commissioner downplays USA PATRIOT Act outsourcing risks
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Canada - November 20 2012
Ontario’s Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) stores personal information related to hunting and fishing licences in a database located in the United States, under contract with a commercial vendor called Active Outdoors.
- Mayer Brown LLP
- January 9 2012
European consumers have expressed concern that the USA Patriot Act (the “Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act of 2001” or “Patriot Act”) will afford the US government undue and unfettered access to their data if they choose to store it on the cloud servers of US providers (e.g., Microsoft or IBM).