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Privacy in subscriber data

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 17 2014

On Friday, June 13, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC") released R v Spencer, 2014 SCC 43, a unanimous decision with significant implications

It's not just a "like": Court certifies Facebook class action

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 13 2014

In a recent ruling from the British Columbia Supreme Court, a class action was certified involving a claim by disgruntled Facebook users who

SCC gives advice on FIPPA advice

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 6 2014

John Doe's request to access a record considering government policy options has been denied by the Supreme Court of Canada. In a unanimous decision

Managing the privacy side effects of Rx (and other) customer loyalty programs

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • May 28 2014

On April 10, 1967, the Alberta College of Pharmacists prohibited pharmacists from offering customers inducements for the purchase of prescription

Unions and privacy: employer must disclose to union its employees' personal information

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 21 2014

Unions may take heart in two rulings recently handed down by the Supreme Court of Canada recognizing that the protections afforded in respect of

Canada's anti-spam law: are you ready?

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 7 2014

Ten years in the making, Canada's "anti-spam" law, colloquially called CASL in spite of its actual 51-word title, comes into force on July 1, 2014

Memorandum of Understanding on CASL between the Commissioner of Competition, the CRTC, and the Privacy Commissioner

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 27 2014

On January 23rd, the Competition Commissioner announced that it had entered into a Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation, Coordination and

OSFI releases cyber security self-assessment memorandum and guidance

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 10 2013

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada has released a memorandum and self-assessment guideline for federally regulated

CASL update 4 final anti-spam regulations and in-force date published

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 8 2013

On December 5, 2013, Industry Canada published its final Electronic Commerce Protection Regulations and announced that the in-force date for Canada's

Cloud computing: privacy and other risks

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 3 2013

While the benefits of outsourcing organizational data storage to the cloud are plentiful, so are the legal risks. An organization must be sensitive