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Cybersecurity and the Internet of Things
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • March 1 2016

The "Internet of Things", commonly referred to as the "IoT", is a phrase that loosely describes the growing body of Internet-connected devices


Introducing Safe Harbour 2.0: the EU-US Privacy Shield
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • February 16 2016

The EU Commission recently announced that it had come to an agreement with the US on a new framework to facilitate data flows. This announcement


The Privacy Commissioner's Annual Report on the Privacy Act
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • February 4 2016

In December of 2015, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada released its 2014-2015 Privacy Act Annual Report to Parliament (the "Report"


Can you keep a secret? The courts recognize a new tort for public disclosure of private facts
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • February 2 2016

The common law related to privacy rights continues to evolve in Canada. Just a few weeks ago, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recognized a


Purchasing Your Next Piece of Property With an iPad May Have Just Become a Reality
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • January 18 2016

Ontario's Electronic Commerce Act ("Act") now permits agreements of purchase and sale and other documents that create or transfer an interest in land


Cybersecurity - The Legal Landscape in Canada
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • January 11 2016

In Canada, data protection and cybersecurity are governed by a complex legal and regulatory framework. Failure to understand this framework and take


Who Drives Who? Driverless Car Pilot Project to Hit the Road in Ontario in 2016
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • December 18 2015

Remember when cars were either manual or automatic? That choice will seem a quaint one in coming years as manufacturers and technology companies race


Does “privilege of the law of evidence” include solicitor-client documents?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2015

A recent appellate case holds freedom of information rulings cannot override a party’s claim of solicitor-client privilege. The Supreme Court of


Bring Your Own Device ("BYOD") programs: strategic considerations to reconcile security and privacy issues
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 9 2015

A Bring Your Own Device ("BYOD") program permits employees to use their own personal electronic devices, such as smartphones and tablets, for both


When does access become frivolous?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 9 2015

Ontario's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act ("FIPPA") and its subordinate regulations permit a government institution to decline