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Landmark decision recognizes an individual's right to privacy over his or her online activities

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 15 2014

The Supreme Court of Canada recently released its decision in the landmark case of R. V. Spencer, in which it found that a police request to an

Social media and the workplace

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • August 5 2014

Social media has transformed almost every aspect of daily life; employment relationships are no exception. Employers have addressed these novel

Les relations du travail à l'ère des médias sociaux

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • August 5 2014

La place prépondérante que les réseaux sociaux ont prise dans la vie courante des gens au cours des dernières années s’est également illustrée au sein

B.C. Supreme Court certifies class action against Facebook

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 9 2014

On May 30, 2014, the British Columbia Supreme Court released its decision inDouez v. Facebook, granting the Plaintiff's motion to certify a claim for

Canada finalizes anti-spam regulations; new anti-spam rules in effect July 2014

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 6 2013

The Canadian government has finalized long-awaited regulations made under Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (CASL), announcing at the same time that the core of

Online crime bill would expand investigative powers in the Competition Act

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 6 2013

For the second time, the federal government is attempting to significantly expand the investigative powers of the Commissioner of Competition

New cyberbullying bill resurrects many police powers from scrapped "lawful access" bill

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 21 2013

A new proposed federal law would make it a crime to distribute "intimate images" without the consent of the subject of those images; however, the new

Many business concerns remain following revisions to anti-spam regulations

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 7 2013

Much-anticipated revisions to the originally proposed Electronic Commerce Protection Regulations provide some useful clarifications and additional

Human Rights Tribunal reduces settlement amount after employee violated her confidentiality obligations

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 12 2012

For the first time, the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal reduced the amount owing to an applicant under the terms of a settlement reached by the parties, after the applicant breached the confidentiality clause contained in the Minutes of Settlement by posting on Facebook that a settlement had been reached

CRTC guidance on check-boxes for e-marketing likely to tick off business community

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 15 2012

Although the date on which Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) may come into force is uncertain, the CRTC has issued two bulletins that provide guidance as to how to comply with the new law, once proclaimed in force