Post Tagged with: "privacy commissioner"

BC Privacy Commissioner Says 41 Days Too Long for Breach Notification

All About Information notes a recent B.C. Privacy Commissioner decision which ruled that 41 days is too long to notify affected individuals of a security breach.

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May 26, 2008 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada is Blogging

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada has launched a new blog. The Office says it hopes "to make the activities of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner more accessible to Canadians and to increase contact between the Office and Canadians interested about privacy issues and legislation."

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September 20, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Expresses Concern Over Google Street View

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada has released a public letter she recently sent to Google expressing misgivings about the privacy implications of Google Street View. The Commissioner is of the view that the service, which has not yet been introduced in Canada, may not comply with Canadian privacy law.

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September 11, 2007 7 comments Must Reads

Privacy Commish Ordered to Appear Before Air India Inquiry

The inquiry chair has ordered Commissioner Stoddart to appear following comments in the media on the no-fly list.

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June 14, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Issues SWIFT Report

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada has concluded that the United States did not break Canadian law in a post-Sept. 11 terrorism investigation, even though Canadians' personal banking information was likely handed over to U.S. authorities. Privacy Commissioner Stoddart also found that SWIFT, the European financial co-operative that provides messaging services […]

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April 2, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads