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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


Online behavioural advertising: an update for advertisers, ad networks and agencies
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • August 10 2015

On April 7, 2015, The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) released its findings on its investigation into Bell’s Relevant


Access requests
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 30 2015

Individuals are becoming increasingly attentive to the manner in which organizations handle their personal information, as well as the activities of


More changes to cyber security laws on the horizon?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 17 2015

The issue of cyber security has become increasingly topical as more and more business, government and personal interactions occur online


Flag on the play? Recent disclosure of NFL player's medical information sparks allegations of privacy violations
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 17 2015

The recent unauthorized disclosure of a National Football League ("NFL") player's medical records has garnered significant media attention. On July 8


Data protection agreements
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 16 2015

Outsourcing and sub-contracting often make good sense from a business perspective. However, when an organization transfers personal information