Privacy and data

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

New document-tracking technology created for legal departments to protect data privacy

New document-tracking technology created for legal departments to protect data privacy

Usage controls will be applied to confidential legal documents to enable in-house counsel to track files

Update privacy policies post-tech backlash, report tells smart watch and fitness tracker makers

Update privacy policies post-tech backlash, report tells smart watch and fitness tracker makers

Among brands, Apple ranked the highest in the criteria of legal rights, data access, and security

Privacy Commissioner’s report urges modernizing of federal privacy laws

Privacy Commissioner’s report urges modernizing of federal privacy laws

Report recognizes data-driven technologies as “a disruptive force"

AggregateIQ breaches federal and B.C. data privacy laws for political campaigns in Canada, U.S., UK

AggregateIQ breaches federal and B.C. data privacy laws for political campaigns in Canada, U.S., UK

The investigation delves into a security breach of a database involving over 35 million people