Events / Legal

Événement à Montréal 19 janvier – Le droit et « l’économie du partage » : réglementer les plateformes des marchés en ligne

Éloïse Gratton January 16, 2017

BLG commandite un événement très intéressant se déroulant le 19 janvier prochain et qui portera sur le sujet suivant: Le droit et « l’économie du partage »: réglementer les plateformes des marchés en ligne, organisé par La Faculté de droit de l’Université de Sherbrooke, en collaboration avec le Laboratoire pour la recherche critique en droit, et plus précisément […] Read more

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BLG’s Top 10 Legal Risks for Business in 2017 includes Cybersecurity and Data Privacy

Éloïse Gratton January 3, 2017

​​​​​​BLG released today its Top 10 Legal Risks for Business in 2017, which is an annual thought leadership report forecasting the key trends and regulatory changes that will have legal implications for its clients in the year ahead. The second risk discussed in this annual report relates to cybersecurity and data privacy. The 2016 Annual Privacy Governance […] Read more

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RBC v. Trang: SCC Rules on Production of Discharge Statements and Privacy Implications

Éloïse Gratton November 23, 2016

The Supreme Court of Canada’s recent decision in Royal Bank of Canada v. Trang, (“Trang“) reviewed the obligations of financial institutions to preserve personal information and clarified when disclosure of personal information without consent will be permitted.  This decision has considerable implications for creditors and third party lenders. There is a strong suggestion that debtors […] Read more

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When is Pseudonymous Data Not Personal Information ?

Éloïse Gratton November 14, 2016

The 2016 Brussels Privacy Symposium which took place last week (November 8th) is the first annual academic program jointly presented by the Brussels Privacy Hub of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF). The all-day workshop is titled: Identifiability: Policy and Practical Solutions for Anonymization and Pseudonymization. Khaled El Emam, […] Read more