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Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In a joint investigation report, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, together with the commissioners of BC, Alberta, and Quebec concluded that Clearview AI violated Canadians' privacy rights ...
MLT Aikins LLP
When widespread data privacy breaches occur, compromised organizations have genuine concern that class action certification is likely to follow.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
In an era where data has become increasingly valuable, the protection of confidential personal data and cybersecurity has risen to the forefront for many corporations.
McMillan LLP
On February 2, 2021, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (the "OPC") and the Information and Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia, Alberta and Quebec
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
For many businesses, the personal information of its customers is crucial to providing goods and services.
Miller Thomson LLP
In the recent Alberta decision of Duhn Estate, 2021 ABQB 35, the Court of Queen's Bench has confirmed that, absent a sufficient evidentiary basis...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On February 16, 2021, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice dismissed a motion for class certification in Simpson v. Facebook, Inc., a putative privacy class action.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has dismissed a class action against Facebook for breach of privacy arising from what the motion judge described as "one of the largest and most publicized...
Miller Thomson LLP
In a recent MT Cybersecurity Blog, we discussed Bill C-11, the Consumer Privacy Protection Act (the "CPPA"), which was introduced on November 17, 2020, by the Minister of Innovation, Science and...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Canadian private sector privacy laws generally permit organizations to engage service providers to process personal information for the organizations.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On February 3, 2021, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC), the Commission d'accès à l'information du Québec (CAI), the Information and Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia (OIPC BC), ...
Clearview is a technology company headquartered in the United States that develops and commercializes facial recognition software.
MLT Aikins LLP
Employers should have strong privacy management programs in place and should consider potential privacy issues when making disciplinary decisions.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Le 8 décembre 2020, le Ministre du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale du Québec, Jean Boulet, a déposé à l'Assemblée nationale le Projet de loi 78, Loi visant principalement à...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
PIPEDA requires consent for the collection, use and disclosure of personal information. PIPEDA also has many exceptions where consents are not required.
Bennett Jones LLP
The use of a facial recognition tool by Clearview AI, Inc. was the subject of an investigation by the privacy commissioners of Alberta, British Columbia and Quebec and their federal counterpart.
Miller Thomson LLP
"Privacy by Design" has long been understood as the "gold standard" of data protection and at the core of how to sustain privacy rights in the digital age.
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
Does the law require that the holding of PII be legitimised on specific grounds, for example to meet the owner's legal obligations or if the individual has provided consent?
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Employees and other insiders are a significant risk to the security of personal information and other data.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
As part of our blog series on the proposed changes to Canada's private sector privacy laws, this post examines the proposed consent rules under the new regime for processing personal information.
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