Professor Geist appeared on Report on Business Television on December 15th to debate with Graham Henderson, president of CRIA, the impact of music downloading on the industry. The discussion focused on the size of the losses and the scope of the private copying levy.
Archive for December, 2004
Professor Geist’s weekly Toronto Star Law Bytes column (Toronto Star version, HTML backup article, homepage version) examines the emergence of a jurisdictional gap in Canada’s privacy law. According to a recent letter from the Privacy Commissioner, the legislation does not extend to investigating organizations without a physical presence in Canada. […]
Privacy issues have taken centre stage in Canada in recent weeks with the public’s attention focused on the major privacy breach at the CIBC. The CIBC case, involving the unauthorized disclosure of the personal financial information about dozens of bank customers to a scrap yard in the United States, illustrates […]