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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

Chantal Bernier appointed Interim Privacy Commissioner

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 30 2013

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced the appointment of Chantal Bernier, currently Assistant Privacy Commissioner, as Interim Privacy

OSFI releases cyber security self-assessment memorandum and guidance

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 21 2013

On October 28, 2013 the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada ("OSFI") released a memorandum and self-assessment guideline

Privacy laws are too broad Alberta statute ruled unconstitutional

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 21 2013

In a significant decision affecting the permissible scope of protection under Canada's private sector privacy laws, the Supreme Court of Canada has

Union free expression rights trump privacy concerns: Alberta PIPA unconstitutional

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 18 2013

The emerging privacy rights of some Canadians may now be in a state of flux because of a recent decision by the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC"

The Supreme Court's decision in R. v Vu: a specific authorization is required to conduct the search of computer or cell phone data

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 13 2013

On November 7, 2013, the Supreme Court rendered an important decision regarding the scope of warrants granted for the search of computers and cell

Damages granted for privacy violations are on the rise

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 5 2013

Last week, the Honourable Mr. Justice Phelan of the Federal Court awarded over $20,000 in damages following a privacy violation in Chitrakar v Bell