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Foreign companies doing business in Canada are subject to Canadian privacy legislation

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 30 2011

In a recent decision, the Canadian Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) reaffirmed the extraterritorial reach of Canada's federal privacy legislation by finding a European airline company (Airline Company) in breach of the Canadian Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA

Canada - Federal Commissioner calls for reforms to Canadian privacy legislation

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 19 2013

On May 23, 2013, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada ("OPC") released a position paper calling for reform of the federal Personal

Canadian federal government bill C-12 to add "business transaction" exception to privacy legislation

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 31 2012

The Canadian federal government is currently considering a series of amendments to Canada's federal privacy law, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA

MacDermid, Inc. v. Deiter, 702 F.3d 725 (2d Cir. 2012)

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • March 25 2013

Plaintiff MacDermid Chemicals ("MacDermid"), a Connecticut company, decided to terminate the employment of Defendant Jackie Deiter, who worked and

Ontario Court of Appeal finds a new tort for the invasion of privacy

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 23 2012

On 18 January 2012, the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in the case of Jones v. Tsige, recognizing a common law tort for the invasion of privacy in rare circumstances

Recent developments for the first quarter 2013

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia, Canada, European Union, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • June 27 2013

The North American Global Equity Services ("GES") practice group is pleased to provide the current edition of our Clients and Friends Newsletter

Facebook implements privacy changes following Canadian Privacy Commissioner review

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 6 2009

Facebook has agreed to implement a series of changes to its privacy practices to give effect to recommendations by the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Several proposed IT-related laws "die on the order paper" due to Canadian election

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 6 2011

The dissolution of Parliament that preceded the Canadian federal election scheduled for 2 May has derailed several proposed technology-related bills that were in various stages of consideration but did not receive Royal Assent, and therefore "died on the order paper"

Bill to impose child pornography reporting obligations on a wide range of internet services

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 25 2010

The Federal Government has introduced Bill C-58 to further combat the online dissemination of child pornography in Canada

Lawful access legislation reintroduced

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 3 2011

The Canadian Government re-introduced the so-called "lawful access" legislation through three separate proposed bills which collectively focus on: (i) personal information disclosure; (ii) mandated surveillance technologies; and (iii) increased police powers