Justice

Supreme Court of Canada privacy ruling in criminal case may impact private sector: Lawyer

The Supreme Court of Canada's decision Thursday defined the boundaries of privacy in criminal law, but an expert says the...

February 15th, 2019 Howard Solomon

BC political parties criticized for disclosing personal information to Facebook

The three main political parties in B.C. collect too much information from potential voters without getting proper consent and at times...

February 7th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Ontario launches talks on creating a provincial data strategy

Ontario has launched a public consultation on creating a new data strategy for the province with the goal of helping...

February 6th, 2019 Howard Solomon

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Privacy worries delaying sales, says Cisco study, but don’t blame GDPR

Canadian companies may be suffering sales delays due to customer privacy concerns of up to five weeks, if a Cisco...

February 1st, 2019 Howard Solomon

French regulator fines Google heavily for lack of transparency

North American companies with operations that come under the European Union's tough privacy law have been warned by a new...

January 22nd, 2019 Howard Solomon

American History in Binary Code – An Interview with Vasu Jakkal, CMO of FireEye

Recent history is replete with positive and negative examples of what can happen to a democratic society when the advancement...

December 7th, 2018 Robert Brennan Hart

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Give public more privacy rights, says Canadian commissioner

Ottawa should put privacy and innovation on the same level when creating a new national policy on data and digital transformation,...

December 5th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian MP among those grilling Facebook executive in UK

Facebook executives faced tough questioning by politicians from nine countries -- including Canada -- at a hearing this morning in...

November 27th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Nova Scotia must toughen protection over medical databases, says privacy commissioner

Nova Scotia needs to toughen the governance over medical-related databases held by the public and private sectors, the province's information...

November 14th, 2018 Howard Solomon