Davies Collison Cave
The interlocutory proceedings related to an action commenced by the Commissioner in March 2020 in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica controversy.
Colin Biggers & Paisley
Before concluding that GDPR applies, closely analyse what exactly the overseas entity does & the components of its supply chain.
Balch & Bingham
On September 18, 2020, Brazil's data protection law (Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados Pessoais, or "LGPD") became retroactively effective August 16, 2020.
Bennett Jones LLP
The long-awaited comprehensive reform to Canada's private sector privacy legislation is now finally underway. On November 17, 2020, the Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 (DCIA)...
Referring to living "in an era in which data is constantly flowing across borders", Canada recently introduced Bill C-11.
Roper Greyell LLP – Employment and Labour Lawyers
On November 17, 2020, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, tabled Bill C-11, the Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 (the "Act")...
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
As the case numbers of COVID-19 rise across the province, employers in Manitoba are increasingly confronted with questions as to the amount of information they can share when an employee informs their employer that they have tested positive for the virus.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The Consumer Privacy Protection Act (CPPA) will make substantial changes to Canada's privacy law. As noted previously, the bill includes many of the provisions
Dickinson Wright PLLC
On November 17, 2020, Canada's federal government introduced a bill to enact new legislation that would strengthen protections for individuals from privacy loss
A couple married in 2000 and had two children, aged nine and twelve. In 2016, the couple separated, and the mother left Canada for the United Kingdom with their children.
Ropes & Gray LLP
On October 21, 2020 the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress published for public comment the first draft of the Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL).
G. Vrikis & Associates LLC
According to the Personal Data Protection Act, information connected to the health of an individual constitutes sensitive personal data.
The European Commission published on November 25, 2020 a proposal for a Regulation on European Data Governance, also dubbed the Data Governance Act.
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
On 12 November 2020, the European Commission published a long-awaited draft implementing decision on new Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs) for the transfers of personal data between...
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
On 10 November 2020, the European Data Protection Board ("EDPB") adopted two sets of recommendations on the transfer of personal data from the European ...
Husch Blackwell LLP
The EDPB's much-anticipated recommendations will help companies identify the supplementary measures they need to put into place to comply with the CJEU's Schrems II decision.
November 2020 – On 16 July 2020, the Court of Justice of the EU ("CJEU") issued a landmark judgment in the case of Data Protection Commissioner v Facebook Ireland Limited and Maximillian Schrems...
Having received several complaints against the Carrefour group, the Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés (French Data Protection Authority, hereinafter the "CNIL")...
Saisie de plusieurs plaintes à l'encontre du groupe CARREFOUR, la CNIL a effectué des contrôles entre mai et juillet 2019 auprès des sociétés CARREFOUR FRANCE (secteur de la grande distribution)...
India's personal data protection framework is at its nascent stage presently since it does not cover a very large body of potential abuse scenarios.