Privacy and data

Civil society groups call for protection of human rights in digital surveillance amid COVID-19

Civil society groups call for protection of human rights in digital surveillance amid COVID-19

The measures adopted should be lawful, necessary and proportionate, wrote the signatories

Legal officers and data officers in financial services industry clash over use of customer data

Legal officers and data officers in financial services industry clash over use of customer data

Research reveals the struggle between chief data officers and legal departments

It’s not just ‘big tech’ that should be wary of regulatory changes

It’s not just ‘big tech’ that should be wary of regulatory changes

New report says that regulatory changes focused on tech sector will have wide-reaching implications

Legislative review panel makes 97 recommendations to reform communications law

Legislative review panel makes 97 recommendations to reform communications law

Under the broader scope proposed by the panel, foreign online providers would pay sales tax

Privacy Commissioner says Facebook violated PIPEDA

Privacy Commissioner says Facebook violated PIPEDA

OPC made an application to Federal Court Thursday, seeking declaration Facebook broke the law

Privacy breaches may soon be fined under federal competition law

Privacy breaches may soon be fined under federal competition law

Under the Competition Act, a corporation can be fined up to $10 million for the first offense