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Privacy Commissioner Should Name “Leaky” Websites

Appeared in the Toronto Star on September 30, 2012 as Privacy Commissioner Should Name Leaky Websites Last week, Privacy Commissioner of Canada Jennifer Stoddart released the results of a disturbing new study conducted by her office that found many leading websites “leaking” personal information. The study, which came on the […]

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October 3, 2012 1 comment Columns Archive

B.C. Privacy Commissioner Calls for Mandatory Data Breach Reporting

B.C. Privacy Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has called on the province to amend its privacy law by adding mandatory data breach reporting requirements. Her office investigated 500 privacy breach cases last year alone.

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April 16, 2012 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Launches Public Consultation on Emerging Technologies

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada has launched a public consultation on emerging technologies, including online tracking, profiling and targeting of consumers by business.  The deadline for written submissions is March 15th.

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January 19, 2010 1 comment Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Posts Initial Letter on Lawful Access

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada has posted her initial letter and analysis of Bills C-46 and C-47, the lawful access legislation.

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November 2, 2009 1 comment Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Releases Annual PIPEDA Report

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada released her annual report on private sector privacy yesterday.  While the media focused on the recommendations on youth privacy, it was interesting to see data showing increasing numbers of reported data breaches.  Reported incidents moved from 23 in 2006, to 48 in 2007, to 65 […]

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October 7, 2009 1 comment Must Reads