Information About The Canadian Privacy Law Blog
Below is a preview of the five most recent posts from the blog The Canadian Privacy Law Blog. To read these posts in their entirely or subscribe to future updates from this blog, please visit their website!
- Presentation: Surveillance tech and privacy laws
I was honoured to be asked to give a breakfast presentation to the Canadian Security Association Atlantic Chapter on surveillance and security technology and the law. In case it’s of broader interest, here’s the presentation: You can also grab it as a PDF here. … Read more »
- What a CLOUD Act agreement will look like for Canada
The United States Department of Justice and the United Kingdom Home Office have announced that the two countries have signed a bilateral agreement “On Access to Electronic Data for the Purpose of Countering Serious Crime”. The Agreement is intended to be a bilateral agreement of the type anticipated … Read more »
- Another privacy class action dismissed due to lack of compensable damages
Privacy class actions seem to be having a bit of a rough time as of late. “The need to change a password at a higher frequency cannot give rise to a serious compensable loss claim.” Following a trend that has become reasonably well established in Québec and is expanding across Canada, the province’s … Read more »
- Presentation: What’s new in cross-border digital evidence gathering for criminal investigations?
I was invited to present at the High Technology Crime Investigation Association’s first annual Canadian Cyber Summit. I spoke about recent issues and trends in cross-border criminal investigations originating in Canada, starting with the current state of affairs and the Mutual Legal Assistance Treat … Read more »
- My Atlantic Security Conference 2019 Presentation: The New Privacy and Cybersecurity Legal Risk Landscape (or how to play nicely with lawyers)
I was invited back this year to the Atlantic Security Conference as a speaker. It’s a great event and shows that Halifax really punches above its weight when it comes to tech and skills. Another great talk from @privacylawyer. Day one of @AtlSecCon going well. pic.twitter.com/xdxteCRsJn— Jacob Gould … Read more »