Data collection and use is important for a range of public and private sector entities and must be managed appropriately.
Businesses must remember the privacy principle of using personal information for the purposes for which it was collected.
Organisations must take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify personal information when it is no longer required.
Davies Collison Cave
On 20 March 2020, a judgment of the New South Wales Court of Appeal observed a range of principles relevant to online defamation in a case involving defamatory Facebook posts: Stoltenberg v Bolton; Loder v Bolton  NSWCA 45.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Access to large consumer data sets is driving new ways of doing business for traditional banks and fintech startups.
Recent developments signal a tougher approach to privacy protection, although privacy class actions are more restricted.
It goes without saying that organizations' use of videoconferencing is at an all-time high as many businesses have converted to remote work.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
De nos jours, l'information et surtout l'accès à l'information occupent une place importante dans notre société
Clark Wilson LLP
Zoom. Slack. Hangouts. If you hadn't heard about these remote productivity tools and others on the market before, you most certainly have by now.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
Following a record-breaking $5 billion (US) penalty imposed by the US Federal Trade Commission in July 2019, Facebook agreed to pay a $9 million (Canadian) ...
n the fight against the spread of the Covid-19 virus, businesses have put in place different types of measures that may involve processing personal information.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
The outbreak of Covid-19 has led governments and private actors to employ unprecedented actions in order to effectively mitigate or even eliminate the spread of the coronavirus disease.
On May 4, 2020, the European Data Protection Board (the "EDPB") adopted the "Guidelines 05/2020 on consent under Regulation 2016/679" (the "EDPB Guidelines").
There have been a number of changes to the offshore funds landscape in recent months. Walkers' global team sets out below a high level summary of the current position...
Proskauer Rose LLP
On April 30, 2020, the French data protection authority, the CNIL, published a guidance surrounding considerations behind what it calls "commercial prospecting," meaning scraping publicly ...
In this blog post, we look at the recent criticism of Zoom, the video conferencing application that has grown extremely popular during the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.
After several weeks of quasi-lockdown in Germany and immense public pressure to lift limitations imposed by COVID-19, more and more companies are starting to resume their activities. For some, this means...
In the past few weeks, more employees than ever before have been forced to work remotely, whether from the comfort of their beds or at their (hastily de-cluttered) dining room tables.
Khaitan & Co
The division bench of Kerala High Court comprising of Hon'ble Mr Justice Devan Ramachandran and Hon'ble Mr Justice T R Ravi passed an interim order on 24 April 2020.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
"The times, they are changing" are words that were famously written and sung by Bob Dylan a little less than six decades ago, but these words are truly coming to life now in the wake of the current circumstances.