OPC Privacy Guide for Businesses: What Canadian businesses need to know to comply with federal privacy law

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada published this Privacy Guide for Businesses. Along with a summary of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act and how it applies to various businesses, the guide outlines data breach notification requirements and guidelines for obtaining consent. Additionally, businesses can find help and advice on the privacy impacts of new programs while picking up tips to better manage privacy within their daily operations.