Post Tagged with: "commissioner"

Time Expires for Facebook Privacy Compliance

Canwest reports that the clock has run out on Facebook complying with the Privacy Commissioner of Canada's privacy finding.  The Commissioner now has two weeks to go to court to obtain an order requiring compliance. Update: Facebook is reportedly ready to file a plan to address the Commissioner's issues by […]

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August 17, 2009 4 comments Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Issues Finding Against U.S.-Based Abika.com

Not sure how I missed it, but the Privacy Commissioner of Canada recently issued a well-founded finding against Accusearch, which does business as Abika.com.  The case is noteworthy since CIPPIC went to the Federal Court to force the Privacy Commissioner to launch its investigation (the case raised interesting jurisdictional questions).  […]

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August 13, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Privacy Commissioner Sues Air Canada Over Customer Records

Canwest reports that the Privacy Commissioner of Canada is taking Air Canada to court to compel the airline to release records involving a so-called "unruly" customer, arguing passengers should be able to know the information air carriers are collecting about them.

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March 24, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

LaForest Rejects Merger of Privacy and Information Commissioner Offices

Overshadowed by the launch of the election campaign this week was the public release of the LaForest report on the potential merger of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada and the Office of the Information and Access Commissioner.  Although these offices are merged in some provinces, it was […]

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December 1, 2005 Comments are Disabled News

Government, Commissioner At Odds Over Privacy

Government, Commissioner At Odds Over Privacylink to on line articlelink to html archive

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October 11, 2001 Comments are Disabled Columns Archive