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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


The Digital Privacy Act: important amendments to Canadian privacy law
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • July 6 2015

On June 18, 2015, Canada passed into law Bill S-4 - The Digital Privacy Act. Bill S-4 made a number of important amendments to the Personal


The case for cause with a single act of employee misconduct
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • April 29 2015

In Steel v. Coast Capital Savings Credit Union (PDF), the British Columbia Court of Appeal recently confirmed that a single incident of employee


Government policy directions for a more transparent Government
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • March 31 2015

On March 17, the Minister responsible for Access to Information and the Reform of Democratic Institutions submitted a policy paper announcing the


Supreme Court recalls broad principles regarding the disclosure of evidence held by a third party in Quebec civil law
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • October 27 2014

Litigation and Dispute Resolution BulletinThe civil law has recognized for some time that a party to a telephone conversation can record the


U.S. Supreme Court raises the bar on patent eligibility of computer-implemented methods
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 26 2014

On June 19, 2014, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its ruling in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank International . This decision had been