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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


Developments in cyber-risk insurance coverage
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 27 2015

At one time, organisations may have assumed that losses due to cyber risks were covered under their commercial general liability policies. However


Cyber risk insurance: driving the risk management process
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 20 2015

Insurers and other insurance professionals have traditionally been well positioned to drive improvements in risk management processes. Cyber-security


Safe harbour not safe enough: data transfers from E.U. to U.S. out to sea
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • October 16 2015

The transfer of personal information from the European Union (EU) to the United States (US), and potentially other non-EU nations, just became a lot


Ashley Madison a new era in privacy class actions for Canada?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 5 2015

In recent years, the phrase "data breach" has firmly established its place in the public vernacular, and it is not difficult to understand why this


Shining light in dark places: GPEN sweep targets children's mobile applications and websites
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • September 16 2015

On September 2, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) released the findings of the third annual Global Privacy Enforcement Network (GPEN) Privacy


It’s a “like”: Facebook class certification overturned by Appeal Court
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • September 11 2015

In a recent ruling from the British Columbia Court of Appeal (“BCCA”), a class action was de-certified involving a claim by disgruntled Facebook


Health privacy revisited upcoming changes to Ontario's health privacy laws
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • August 11 2015

Privacy matters to Ontarians and even more so, in light of a number of highly publicized breaches of sensitive personal health information (“PHI”) in