Eloïse Gratton

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Borden Ladner Gervais

Partner and National Co-Leader, Privacy and Data Protection

Éloïse Gratton is a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and National Co-Leader of the Privacy and Data Protection Practice Group. She advises clients from various industrial sectors on legal, practical and ethical issues relating to information technology, e-commerce, privacy protection, consumer protection or anti-spam, in connection with their new projects, products, practices and technologies, providing them, both nationally and internationally, with strategic advice on matters of risk management and regulatory compliance, advising as to best business practices, conducting privacy audits or privacy impact assessments and assisting them in crisis management situations (e.g., class actions, security breaches, privacy commissioners' investigations). Éloïse has testified before the House of Commons, Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics as well as before the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology. She is called upon regularly to comment on news reports dealing with new media, IT and privacy issues in Canada, the United States as well as internationally. She has published several books on IT and privacy issues, which have been cited by the Supreme Court of Canada in some of its landmark privacy decisions. She holds a doctorate degree in law (University of Paris II and U of M) and she has been teaching e-commerce law and privacy and IT law at University of Montreal for several years. Eloïse was recently named "one of the Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada" by the Canadian Lawyer Magazine.
 
 

 

Contributions by Eloïse Gratton

  • Closing General Session
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2018
  • Will the Right to be Forgotten Find Application in the Canadian Context?
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2018
  • The Next Generation of Privacy Professionals: Women Leading Privacy
    Moderator at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2018
  • Privacy and Cybersecurity Hot Business Risks
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2018
  • Learn from My Fail: Avoiding Privacy Program Snafus & Screw-Ups
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • Women Leading Privacy
    Moderator at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2017
  • Should the Right to be Forgotten Jump the Atlantic?
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2017
  • Business Analytics and Privacy-Related Risks
    Speaker at Canada Privacy Symposium 2016
  • Speaker at Canada Privacy Symposium 2016
  • Consent Is Overrated
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • De-identification around the World
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2015
  • Privacy Class Actions: Update, Strategy and Lessons Learned
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2015
  • Big Data, Personalization and Digital Market Manipulation
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2014
  • Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2014