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Q. When is adequacy never adequate? A. When Quebec’s data protection law is considered ‘inadequate’ for Europe.

On June 4, 2014, the Article 29 Working Party released its Opinion 7/2014 in which it provides its recommendations to the European Commission on whether the relevant provisions of the Civil Code of Québec and the Quebec Act on the Protection of Personal Information in the Private Sector ensure an adequate level of protection for international data transfers […] Read more

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Votre patron a le droit de fouiller dans vos dossiers

Interviewed on the legality of the city of Montreal monitoring its controller’s emails Un employeur a normalement le droit de fouiller dans les dossiers de ses employés mais la Ville de Montréal a fort probablement dépassé les normes en espionnant son vérificateur général. C’est l’opinion unanime donnée par les experts en droit consultés par Argent […] Read more