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Supreme Court rules on online anonymity potential impact on fraud investigations?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • July 18 2014

On June 13, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada delivered the landmark decision of R. v Spencer ("Spencer"). In this decision, Mr. Justice Thomas


Personal health information across borders and in the Cloud: a Canadian privacy compliance perspective
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 22 2014

Pharmaceutical, medical devicetechnology and other healthcare companies need to be aware of certain Canadian privacy compliance issues in dealing


Protecting patient privacy: what employers need to know
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • December 19 2014

The issue of patient confidentiality has come to the forefront for healthcare organizations after a number of recent privacy breaches in Ontario


Cyber crime is a growing threat
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • March 24 2014

As part of Fraud Prevention Month, the RCMP is rolling out tip sheets to help Canadians protect themselves against an ever-growing number of scams


Canada - CASL provisions on installing computer programs coming into force January 15, 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 29 2015

On January 15, 2015, the provisions of Canada's Anti-Spam Law ("CASL") that apply to the installation of computer programs will come into force


The uncertainty of privacy law continues: Alberta amends its privacy legislation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 28 2015

As some of our regular readers might recall, in November 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC") released an interesting decision declaring


Canadian telecom faces class action lawsuit for online behavioural advertising practices
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • May 13 2015

In April 2015, a consortium of law firms commenced a national class action in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice against a national Canadian


Three Canadian agencies enter MOU to clarify shared responsibilities under anti-spam law
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • March 18 2014

In advance of the coming into force of Canada's anti-spam law ("CASL"), one challenge for companies seeking to ensure that their practices are


Manitoba enacts private sector privacy law
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • November 18 2013

In September 2013, the Manitoba government enacted the Personal Information Protection and Identity Theft Prevention Act (the "Act"), making it the


Canadian anti-spam law penalties, agency track records increase focus on compliance by July 1, 2014 in-force date
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • April 30 2014

Stiff financial penalties and enhanced enforcement powers for three different government agencies under Canada's anti-spam law ("CASL") have increased