Apple, Adobe, Google, Intel ‘no-poaching’ settlement reaches US$415M

Tech giants, Apple, Intel, Google and Adobe have jacked up their offer to settle a class action lawsuit that accuses...

January 16th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano


ITAC part of effort pressing Ottawa on anti-corruption regulation

A number of industry associations including the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) are increasing pressure on Ottawa to bend...

November 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Appeal court agrees CSIS lawyers weren’t candid on spy warrant

The Federal Court of Appeal has refused to let the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS)  and the Justice department off the...

November 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Organizations, consumers to get millions back from LCD purchases

Snail mail is considered an antiquated way of doing business, but some organizations across Canada will soon get a very...

September 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Will Microsoft be found in contempt?

CIOs, CSOs and risk managers concerned about the reach of U.S. courts into data stored in foreign jurisdictions will be...

September 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Oracle scores another win against Rimini in copyright fight

Four years ago Oracle Corp. began legal action against a third party maintenance support firm called Rimini Street, alleging copyright...

August 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Police need warrant for basic carrier subscriber information: Supreme Court

Canadian Internet providers can’t turn over basic subscriber information to police without a search warrant, the country’s top court has...

June 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Apple – Samsung patent verdict cuts both ways

A U.S. federal jury has awarded Apple US$120 million in damages for Samsung’s violation of two Apple patents. That figure...

May 6th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


BlackBerry exec loses resignation case

Senior staff in IT companies often leave for new opportunities in this fluid industry, but the way they do it...

March 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon