The Canadian Privacy Law Blog: Developments in privacy law and writings of a Canadian privacy lawyer, containing information related to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (aka PIPEDA) and other Canadian and international laws.
The author of this blog, David T.S. Fraser, is a Canadian privacy lawyer who practices with the firm of McInnes Cooper. He is the author of the Physicians' Privacy Manual. He has a national and international practice advising corporations and individuals on matters related to Canadian privacy laws.
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This web site is presented for informational purposes only. These materials do not constitute legal advice and do not create a solicitor-client relationship between you and David T.S. Fraser. If you are seeking specific advice related to Canadian privacy law or PIPEDA, contact the author, David T.S. Fraser.
Sunday, October 31, 2004
Jennifer Stoddard, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, ended last week with a statement following the publication of the BC Commissioner's report on cross-border privacy issues:
News Release: Privacy Commissioner calls for further examination of transfer of personal information about Canadians across borders - August 18, 2004: "Striking a balance between the protection of privacy and the promotion of national security is one of the single most important issues facing our society today ," said Ms. Stoddart. "This is an issue to be addressed by all jurisdictions across Canada and our Office looks forward to working with the federal government and the BC Information and Privacy Commissioner to address recommendations in the report."
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