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New Privacy Tort a Potential Concern for Employers
  • Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
  • Canada
  • May 6 2016

The Ontario Superior Court in the recent decision of Doe 464533 v N.D., 2016 ONSC 541 (“Doe”), introduced a privacy tort (“public disclosure of

Treat Yo’self! (But Not on the Employer’s Dime)
  • Rubin Thomlinson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 21 2016

If you are a Parks and Recreation fan like me, you remember the “Treat Yo’Self Day” episodes featuring Tom and Donna, two of the employees of Pawnee

The SCC Monitor (19042016)
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 19 2016

The SCC recently granted leave to appeal from the judgment of the B.C. Court of Appeal in Douez v. Facebook (“Douez”), which likely garnered

How Much Should Big Brother Monitor (And Other BYOD Considerations)
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 17 2016

Given the popularity and prevalence of mobile devices such as smart phones and tablets in today’s world, it is no surprise that Bring Your Own Device

DOJ v. Apple: Key Lessons for Employers
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada, USA
  • April 7 2016

The U.S. Justice Department announced last week that they were dropping their court action in which they sought to compel Apple to create a backdoor

Cyber-attacks: why any business may be at risk and five possible ways to address the risks
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 21 2016

In this article, cross-posted on our Canadian Technology Law blog, Stikeman Elliott's Vanessa Coiteux reminds us that the risk of cyber-attack is by

Background Checks on Prospective Employees Limited by New Law to take Effect Later this Year
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • March 2 2016

A new Ontario law limiting the types of information that can be obtained by employers in police background checks of prospective employees is slated

Keep It To Yourself: Ontario Court Introduces Tort of Public Disclosure in Doe v D, 2016 ONSC 541
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 16 2016

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Doe v D (“Doe”) recently introduced the tort of “public disclosure of private facts”, expanding the scope of

IPC Orders the Release of Email Sent From City Councillor’s Personal Account
  • Aird & Berlis LLP
  • Canada
  • February 4 2016

Municipalities and their councillors are advised to pay close attention to a recent decision of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario

Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015: Potential Impact on Prospective Employers
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 3 2016

On December 1, 2015, the Ontario government passed Bill 113 the Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015(the "Act"), which will come into force at a