Major banks signed on to share customers' data (on receipt of a request from the customer) to authorised data recipients.
Carroll & O'Dea
The Markle law suit provides invaluable guidance regarding breach of privacy, infringement of copyright & data breaches.
OBLIN Attorneys at Law LLP
The Vienna Regional Court for Civil Matters has reached a verdict in the data protection trial between activist Max Schrems and social media platform Facebook.
Koury Lopes Advogados
Na sexta-feira, dia 12, foi publicada a Lei nº 14.010/2020, que dispõe sobre o Regime Jurídico Emergencial e Transitório das relações jurídicas de Direito Privado (RJET) no período da...
Koury Lopes Advogados
On Friday, June 12, 2020 Law no. 14.010/2020 was published, providing for the Emergency and Transitional Legal Regime of relations of Private Law (RJET) during the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19).
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (the "OPC") recently published the results of the 2019-20 Survey of Canadian business on privacy-related issues (the "Study").
Lawson Lundell LLP
As we have outlined in Part 1 and Part 2 of our blog series, 'Returning the Workplace to Safe Operation', employers have a duty to reduce the risk of COVID-19 in the workplace as much as...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Competition Bureau of Canada has taken its first enforcement action against an organization for allegedly violating Canadian truth in advertising laws by making false..
Langlois lawyers, LLP
On June 12, the Quebec government introduced bill 164, An Act to modernize legislative provisions as regards the protection of personal information ("the Bill" or "Bill 64")...
Aird & Berlis LLP
The Competition Bureau (the "Bureau") recently concluded that Facebook Inc. made false or misleading claims to the public about the privacy of Canadians' personal information on Facebook and Messenger
After the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (the "OPC") held a meeting to discuss its strategic priorities in Montreal
The Act respecting the protection of personal information in the private sector ("Private Sector Act") currently provides that consent to the collection, communication or use...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
May's Monthly call focused on global privacy themes, challenges and opportunities arising from the COVID-19 Pandemic.
With much of the world's population working remotely for extended periods, people have had to quickly sign up to digital tools and communications platforms often without fully understanding how ...
In most cases, one of the main tasks of data compliance lies in the protection for personal information. However, companies in the pharmaceutical sector have bigger fish to fry.
On 28 November 2019, six months after its draft ("Draft") was released for solicitation, the Measures for Determination of Illicit Collection and Use of Personal Information by Apps...
A data controller must, without undue delay, delete the personal data of a data subject if the processing of the data is based on consent and that consent is withdrawn, ...
Mason Hayes & Curran
The area of individuals' rights under the GDPR is somewhat of a minefield, both for businesses and the individuals themselves.
One unanticipated consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the huge increase in the collection of personal data.
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
Important scientific research efforts are currently being made in order to provide rapid research results in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.