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  • Regulating the Internet – Really?

    Date and time:Start: June 11, 2019, 9:00 AM ESTEnd: June 11, 2019, 4:30 PM EST Location: Shopify150 Elgin Street14th floor Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L4Canada CPD accreditation This program is eligible for 5 substantive hours required by the Law Society of Ontario. On December 11, 2018, the House of Commo … Read more »

  • Brexit: New UK Guidance if there’s “No Deal”

    Yesterday, the ICO published new guidance on data protection implications of a “no deal Brexit”. This includes a “Six Steps to Take” Guide, a blog with embedded guidance and FAQs.  In addition, UK government published its plans for “No Deal Brexit”. Here are the key points: Substantive changes to GD … Read more »

  • NIST Announces Privacy Framework Effort

    On September 4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced the start of a collaborative project to develop a voluntary privacy framework to help organizations manage privacy related risk. The envisioned privacy framework will provide an en … Read more »

  • HHS Announces New Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center

    On October 29, 2018, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Eric Hargan announced the official opening of the Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3). HC3 is an operational cybersecurity center designed to support and improve the cyber defense of the … Read more »

  • The Good, Bad, And The Ugly: Key Takeaways From California’s New Privacy Law

    Consumer privacy rights in California are well established. The California Constitution expressly grants California citizens a right to privacy. And existing California law provides for the confidentiality of personal information in various contexts, including under the Online Privacy Protection Act … Read more »