Mondaq Canada: Privacy
Torys LLP
The Ontario government recently amended the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) to include mandatory breach reporting.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Le 23 juin 2017, la Cour suprême du Canada a rendu une décision portant sur le caractère exécutoire d'une clause d'élection de for dans les contrats en ligne qui influera considérablement...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In June of this year, the regulations setting out those circumstances were published and are found at section 6.3 of O. Reg 329/04. They are slated to come into force on October 1, 2017.
Dentons
According to a new joint report issued by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The OPC recently released a preliminary report outlining the results of a series of focus groups conducted with Canadians about privacy and the protection of personal information.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada confirmed for the first time in the recent decision Google Inc. v. Equustek Solutions Inc. that Canadian courts can order the worldwide removal of search results.
Gowling WLG
Sally Mewies: So Rocio and I have been working on a General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliancy checklist to help businesses get ready for GDPR in May 2018.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Supreme Court has held in Douez v. Facebook that the test for whether a forum selection clause is enforceable is different in the consumer contract context than in the commercial contract context.
Miller Thomson LLP
De plus en plus, plusieurs organisations dont les organismes sans but lucratif et les organismes de bienfaisance recueillent, utilisent et communiquent une quantité grandissante de renseignements personnels...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On June 23, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada issued a decision on the enforceability of forum selection clauses in online contracts which will significantly affect the legal risks of businesses...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The possibility of arbitrary searches of the electronic devices of persons crossing into the US continues to raise concerns among Canadians and, in particular, privacy regulators.
Torys LLP
On June 23, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) released its decision in Douez v. Facebook Inc.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In a recent decision that could affect consumer class actions in Canada, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in Douez v. Facebook, Inc.
Bereskin & Parr LLP
Facebook's forum selection clause was today held unenforceable by the Supreme Court of Canada, which permits a class action brought under British Columbia's Privacy Act to move forward in BC court.
McInnes Cooper
On June 23, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada decided that in a contest between the choice of forum clause in Facebook's online terms of use and the B.C. Privacy Act's requirement that...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On June 23, 2017, in Douez v. Facebook Inc. (Douez), the Supreme Court of Canada considered the enforceability of forum selection clauses involving consumers and privacy rights.
Bereskin & Parr LLP
It is clear that regulators and courts are not taking snooping lightly – particularly in cases involving sensitive health information – and courts are willing to impose high fines to reinforce that...
LexSage
Canada's Privacy Commissioner has raised important concerns about searches of electronic devices at the border.
McMillan LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada's recent decision in Douez v Facebook, Inc. is an important decision on whether companies can select the location for any lawsuits against them by disgruntled customers.
Clark Wilson LLP
In an increasingly connected society, the channels available to businesses to connect with consumers have reached unprecedented heights.
Latest Video
Most Popular Recent Articles
Field LLP
By Order in Council dated June 7, 2017, the federal government suspended the coming into force of the private right of action provisions under Canada's Anti-Spam legislation (CASL), "in response to broad-based concerns raised by businesses, charities and the not-for-profit sector."
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Background screening job candidates is an important part of an employer's recruitment process, helping to identify the best-qualified candidates and manage potential risks associated with...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Does the Target send commercial electronic messages (CEMs) from Canada and/or to recipients in Canada?
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
July 1, 2017, is not just Canada's 150th birthday. It is also the day when important changes to Canada's anti-spam law ("CASL") come into force.
Fasken Martineau
The particularities of Québec are often complex and can vary depending on the nature of your activities and your situation, whether it involves language requirements, labour standards or...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
News about malicious cyber-attacks have been flooding media outlets in recent weeks as high-profile viruses (including WannaCry and Petya) continue to hit leading global and Canadian companies
Fasken Martineau
On June 7, 2017, the disciplinary council of the Ordre des CRHA/CRIA issued a fundamental decision that lies at the crossroads of professional and disciplinary law, the protection of privacy and information, and information technologies.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
I've been getting a lot of emails from law firms and other professional services firms warning me that if I do not confirm my subscription to their newsletters, they will stop sending them to me.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada confirmed for the first time in the recent decision Google Inc. v. Equustek Solutions Inc. that Canadian courts can order the worldwide removal of search results.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
To assist employers, the Office of the Information & Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia recently published an updated guideline.
Article Search Using Filters
Related Topics
Mondaq Advice Centre (MACs)
Popular Authors
Popular Contributors
Up-coming Events Search
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Channels
Mondaq on Twitter
Partners
In association with