Could ‘Lawful Access’ Jeopardize Canada’s Adequacy Status with EU?

Constantine Karbaliotis, Chief Privacy Officer Americas for Mercer, has an interesting blog post that raises the question of whether Bill C-30 might jeopardize Canada’s adequacy status with the European Union. The adequacy status, which confirms Canadian privacy meets the EU Data Protection Directive standard, was obtained with the enactment of PIPEDA, but could be lost given the provisions in the surveillance bill.

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  1. Take control of your personal data
    Very good point and I liked the video by the European Commission “Take control of your personal data”