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The “right to be forgotten” has a three-piece suit tailor-made in Canada? From Quebec to British Columbia
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • March 10 2017

"Can the right to be forgotten find application in the Canadian context and, if so, how?" That was one of the questions posed in 2016 by the Office of


The Global Reach of Canadian Privacy Law: Federal Court Issues Landmark Ruling in Globe24h
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • February 28 2017

On January 30th 2017, the Federal Court released a landmark decision in A.T. v. Globe24h.com. This decision established that the Personal Information


Cybersecurity: Finally Some Law - Understanding U.S. Standards Post-LabMD
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 19 2017

This bulletin is the second of a two part series reviewing recent Canadian and U.S. regulatory guidance on cybersecurity standards in the context of


Cybersecurity: Finally Some Law (Part 1) - Understanding Cybersecurity Standards Post-Ashley Madison (Canada)
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • January 10 2017

This is the first bulletin of a two part series reviewing recent Canadian and U.S. regulatory guidance on cybersecurity standards in the context of


CASL 2017: The Sleeping Giant Awakens
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • December 16 2016

Three years ago, Canada brought into force a wide ranging anti-spam law (CASL). On July 1, 2017, important provisions in CASL, which had been held in


Supreme Court of Canada issues important ruling on disclosure and implied consent under PIPEDA
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • November 17 2016

On November 17, 2016, in the decision of Royal Bank of Canada v. Trang (PDF), the Supreme Court of Canada clarified the interpretation to be given to


A Québec Perspective on the “Right to be Forgotten” and the Removal of Personal Information Online
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • July 20 2016

At present, the "right to be forgotten" is a concept that is not yet part of the legal landscape in Québec. It is referred to in the recent decision


Privacy, technology, and instant messaging - The British Columbia Court of Appeal sends a (instant) message
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • May 16 2016

In its recent decision R. v. Craig, 2016 BCCA 154, the British Columbia Court of Appeal recognized a reasonable expectation of privacy in private


New Tools for IP Owners to Enforce Rights Against Internet Infringers
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • April 18 2016

Two recent appeal-level decisions, one by the British Columbia Court of Appeal, the other by the Federal Court of Appeal, have created powerful new


Health privacy update - new risks, new compliance measures
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • December 10 2015

This bulletin reviews two key developments in health sector privacy - Bill 119 and Hopkins v. Kay - and discusses potential new compliance