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How the European Union Uses Data to Prevent Crime
  • Aird & Berlis LLP
  • Canada, European Union
  • June 1 2016

It seems to me - although I have no evidence of this - that the European view on privacy differs somewhat from the view in Canada, which in turn


The GDPR - Key Points for Canadian Businesses
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, European Union
  • August 5 2016

In 1995 the European Union ("EU") adopted the Data Protection Directive (the "Directive") which regulates the processing of personal data within the


Global Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, Issue 9 - March 2016
  • Jones Day
  • Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Spain, Taiwan, Colombia, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy
  • March 17 2016

For decades, EU data protection rules have set some of the world's highest standards of data protection and are currently undergoing significant


Is Canada safe from the Safe Harbor decision?
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • December 13 2015

Europe’s highest court, the European Union Court of Justice (CJEU), released a decision on October 6, 2015, declaring invalid the EU Commission’s


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, Taiwan, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


Standard-Essential Patents and Pooling - March 2016 - April 2016 Developments
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • Canada, European Union, India, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 29 2016

April 13, 2016: Microsoft alleged unlawful monopolization under Section 2 of the Sherman Act in relation to InterDigital's licensing of patents


The Internet never forgets: Google Inc.’s “right to be forgotten” EU ruling and its implications in Canada
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, European Union
  • August 7 2014

In May of this year, the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") issued a groundbreaking decision for online privacy rights in Google Inc. v


Are you compliant? Online behavioural advertising in Canada, the U.S., and Europe
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • December 29 2012

Online behavioural advertising (OBA) has become a hot topic for social media and Internet advertisers over the last few years, and compliance with both legal and self-regulatory regimes has never been more important


Global privacy & cybersecurity update Issue 8 - November 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, United Kingdom, USA, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan
  • November 16 2015

In July, President Obama appointed Dr. Raymond Cook to the position of Chief Information Officer of the Intelligence Community, Office of the


Global data & privacy update
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 17 2014

It has been confirmed that the Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) and UK parenting website Mumsnet have been hacked following the release of the