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When IT hurts, it hurts: cyber attacks and regulatory action
  • MinterEllison
  • USA, Australia
  • August 11 2016

Earlier this year, we released our inaugural cyber survey report, Perspectives on Cyber Risk (the Report), intended to provide insight into


Beyond Consent-based Privacy Protection: Response to the OPC's consultation on privacy and consent
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2016

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) has recently published a Discussion Paper entitled "Consent and privacy" exploring potential


Proposed amendments to PIPEDA: affecting employers and business transactions
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 14 2011

On September 29, 2011, Bill C-12, Safeguarding Canadians' Personal Information Act was introduced by the federal government.


FTC announces proposed revisions to Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2011

On September 15, 2011, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC," or "the Commission") announced proposed changes to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (the "COPPA Rule").


Alberta privacy breaches to be reported
  • DLA Piper
  • Canada
  • April 28 2010

On May 1, 2010 amendments to Alberta's privacy legislation come into effect.


Workplace violence and harassment - new Ontario laws
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • March 10 2010

The new workplace violence and harassment laws become effective this June.


Alberta Privacy Commissioner concerned about Court of Appeal decision
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • Canada
  • March 4 2010

Alberta’s Information and Privacy Commissioner, Frank Work, issued a news release regarding the recent Court of Appeal of Alberta decision in Alberta Teachers’ Association v. Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner).


Important amendments to Alberta Personal Information Protection Act
  • Fasken
  • Canada
  • November 26 2009

The Alberta Personal Information Protection Act (the "Act") came into force on January 1, 2004.


Update on Massachusetts’ and federal information security regulations
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2009

There have been some recent developments in state and federal privacy regulation.


Second extension of robust new extraterritorial Massachusetts security rules
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2009

On February 11, 2009, the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (“OCABR”) announced that the effective compliance date of the security regulation, 201 CMR 17.00 (the “Regulation”), has been extended a second time from May 1, 2009 to January 1, 2010.