Privacy Law in Quebec – Substantially Similar but Different?

The Province of Quebec was the first Canadian jurisdiction to pass a private-sector privacy law, An Act Respecting the Protection of Personal Information in the Private Sector (the “Privacy Act” ) in 1993, however, it is generally the least known and understood of all such private-sector laws. This paper peels back the layers and sheds some additional light on the unique requirements of this law.

This content has been updated on October 31, 2014 at 12 h 04 min.