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Top Tips to Avoid Liability for Blogs and other Online Publications

Éloïse Gratton June 27, 2016

My partner David A. Crerar has recently published a bulletin entitled “Top Tips to Avoid Liability for Blogs and other Online Publications“. Many companies encourage employees to blog or otherwise engage customers through social media. While at times providing effective means of marketing to or educating customers and would-be customers, this practice exposes those writers and […] Read more

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Right to be Forgotten – Recent Quebec Case (C.L. v. BCF Avocats d’affaires (2016))

Éloïse Gratton June 13, 2016

Quebec was the first province to enact a data protection law for the private sector, an Act respecting the protection of personal information in the private sector in 1993. This law is substantially similar to the federal law PIPEDA. The Quebec Commission d’Accès à l’Information (CAI), the government body responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Quebec law, […] Read more

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Cybersecurity Guidance from Investment Industry Organization

Éloïse Gratton May 27, 2016

My partner Brad Freedman published a Bulletin on Cybersecurity Guidance from Investment Industry Organization. Cyber risk management is an increasingly important challenge for organizations of all kinds. The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada, the national self-regulatory organization that oversees mutual fund dealers in Canada, has published a Cybersecurity bulletin to help its members manage […] Read more