Full evaluation of a target's privacy, technology and cybersecurity compliance in due diligence is critical for transactions involving technology companies.
The Court of Appeal for Ontario released a trio of decisions that materially impact the viability of class actions following a data breach.
Join McMillan's Privacy & Data Protection Group on Wednesday, December 7th for an overview of recent significant legal developments, tips on complying with new and forthcoming obligations under Quebec’s Bill 64, and discussions about hot topics in data management.
Wednesday, December 7, 2022
New federal privacy legislation has been introduced. If passed, Bill C-27 will materially change the legal landscape for privacy and data protection in Canada.
Join us on Thursday, April 28, 2022 as members of McMillan's Privacy & Data Protection Group discuss privacy and data protection issues relevant to the automotive industry.
Thursday, April 28, 2022
Canada’s Minister of National Defence has issued a statement regarding a recently identified critical vulnerability in the Apache Log4j logging product.
Our lawyers will provide an overview of important case law developments, regulatory guidance, upcoming statutory changes, and hot topics in Privacy, Data Protection & Cybersecurity
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Join us for Part Two of McMillan's Automotive Industry Webinar Series
February 9, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm ET
The International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) - Cybersecurity Canada 2021 guide covers common issues in cybersecurity laws and regulations.
The Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 received its first reading in the House of Commons. If passed, the Act will radically change Canadian Privacy Law.
This annual workshop addresses significant legal developments and provides practical advice on responding to employee issues.
November 10, 2020 - 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada ("OPC") released a number of new resources to assist organizations with their breach assessment, reporting and recording obligations.
Organizations operating in Canada are advised to immediately review their privacy-related policies and marketing to avoid false or misleading representations
Many organizations recognize the potential benefits that artificial intelligence can bring to their business. Canadian regulations coming sooner than later.
2019 Year in Review: Privacy, Data Protection & Cybersecurity
Focusing our discussion on significant advancements, findings and key takeaways, we will present a “Year in Review” session that will cover many of the notable developments that occurred in 2019.
On November 14, 2019, IIROC amended its Dealer Member Rules to require mandatory reporting by dealer members that suffer a cybersecurity incident or breach.
Employment and Labour Seminar Series: Toronto
Join us as we discuss significant legal developments and provide practical advice on critical issues facing employers in Canada.
Feedback from stakeholders regarding its consultation on transfers for processing and transborder data flows, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada has decided to maintain the status quo.
On June 11, 2019, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) published a reframed discussion document (the “Reframed Discussion”)
On May 21, 2019, the Canadian federal government released a proposed Digital Charter
On April 9, 2019, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) initiated a consultation on transborder dataflows under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (“PIPEDA”) (the “Consultation”).
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada recently released a guidance document for Canadian private sector cannabis retailers who collect personal information from their customers.
McMillan is pleased to host its third annual Privacy, Data Protection & Cybersecurity Seminar in Toronto.
November 13, 2018 - 8:30 am to 12:15 pm
July, 2018, the CRTC announced it took enforcement action against Datablocks and Sunlight Media - the first time action is taken under Canada's "Anti-Spam Law"
On April 19, 2018, the Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") published new draft rules governing the registration of derivatives market participants.
Personal information where it is reasonable in the circumstances to believe that the breach creates a "real risk of significant harm" to affected individuals
Members of McMillan’s Privacy, Cybersecurity, Data Protection groups will be discussing, for the second year running, how client and in-house counsel can educate their firms on how to navigate through privacy in the workplace, cyber security risks and data protection issues on Tuesday Nov 14, 2017.
November 14, 2017
Prying Eyes: Risk of Employee ‘Snooping' and How to Reduce it
Cybersecurity – The Legal Landscape in Canada
Please join us for a practical and in-depth discussion aimed at HR professionals, in-house counsel and operations managers, who want to prepare and better understand how Bill1 48 will impact their business.
September 28, 2017
Supreme Court of Canada Turns the Other Cheek: Facebook's "Terms and Conditions" – Forum Selection Clause Unenforceable
CASL Private Right of Action Delayed; Enforcement by CRTC Continues
Employee personal information handled by an organization is far greater than the personal information collected by the organization about customers and third parties
Privacy in the Workplace 3rd Edition
Are You Ready for CASL's Private Right of Action?
Ontario's Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act Takes Effect
Cybersecurity and cyber risk are growing areas of concern for businesses, governments and individuals.
As organizations are increasing their investment in data safeguards, McMillan’s Privacy Group would like to help our clients understand their core privacy, data protection and cybersecurity obligations and related legal issues.
November 3, 2016 - 7:30 am to 12:30 pm EST
McMillan's Labour and Employment Group invites you to join us at our annual employment and labour seminar.
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Speak Now: Consultation on Solvency Funding for Defined Benefit (DB) Pension Plans
The GDPR – Key Points for Canadian Businesses
Privacy Alert: Proliferation of Access Requests as New Tools Automate Request Generation and Distribution
Cybersecurity and the Internet of Things
Privacy and Cybersecurity Issues in Canadian M&A Transactions
Introducing Safe Harbour 2.0: the EU-US Privacy Shield
Can you keep a secret? The courts recognize a new tort for public disclosure of private facts
Safe Harbour Not Safe Enough: Data Transfers From E.U. To U.S. Out To Sea
Ashley Madison – A new era in privacy class actions for Canada?
McMillan Privacy Basics Bulletin Series
Flag on the Play? Recent Disclosure of NFL Player's Medical Information Sparks Allegations of Privacy Violations
Data Protection Agreements
More Changes to Cyber Security Laws on the Horizon?
Ought We Fear the Time Of Year? Summer Dismissals May Warrant Longer Notice Periods
PIPEDA Changes Finally Pass
Bell Gets a Bad Rap for its RAP (Relevant Advertising Program)
Monitoring the Mayor – B.C. Mayor alleges that computer monitoring violated his privacy
The media has taken a keen interest in a story about bystanders who interrupt live broadcasts, primarily by female reporters, with shouts of a vulgar and offensive phrase that is being referenced with the acronym FHRITP.
Three New Leaves for Ontario Workers to Take Effect October 29, 2014
Proposed amendments to the ESA – new leaves for Ontario employees?
Overtime class actions – leave to appeal denied
seclusion intrusion: a common law tort for invasion of privacy