COVID-19 contact-tracing updates around the world

(Aug 6, 2020) Virginia launched the first COVID-19 contact-tracing app to be used in the United States, using Apple and Google technology, Read More

COVID-19 contact-tracing updates around the world

(Aug 4, 2020) Tech firms around the world are developing technologies to help employees return to the office, like wearable devices to assist with social distancing... Read More

Global News Roundup: July 28–Aug. 3, 2020

(Aug 3, 2020) In this week's Privacy Tracker global legislative roundup, members from Baker McKenzie wrap up an eight-part series of guidance notes on the Court of Justice... Read More

Roundup: Europe, Canada, US and more

(Aug 3, 2020) In this week's global legislative roundup, members from Baker McKenzie wrap up an eight-part series of guidance notes on the Court of Justice of the European... Read More

Microsoft working on TikTok deal

(Aug 3, 2020) The Wall Street Journal reports Microsoft is moving closer to an agreement to purchase TikTok's operations in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Th... Read More

Notes from the IAPP Canada Managing Director, July 31, 2020

(Jul 31, 2020) Thanks to Dustin and Constantine for pinch-hitting for me last week. The family and I had a lovely time vacationing at Mont Tremblant. Have you been ... Read More

Ex-Central Health employee illicitly accessed data over two-year period

(Jul 31, 2020) A former Central Health employee illicitly accessed the information of 240 patients over a two-year period, CBC News reports. Central Health CEO Andrée Robic... Read More

LifeLabs to comply with IPC orders, challenges data breach report

(Jul 31, 2020) LifeLabs agreed to comply with orders from the information and privacy commissioners of Ontario and British Columbia recommended in an investigation report o... Read More

2.5M alcohol delivery service accounts compromised in data breach

(Jul 29, 2020) Up to 2.5 million Drizly accounts have been exposed in a data breach, TechCrunch reports. The online alcohol delivery startup said a hacker accessed customer... Read More

Global News Roundup: July 21–27, 2020

(Jul 27, 2020) In this week's global legislative roundup, the European Data Protection Board released FAQ guidance related to the Court of Justice of the European Union's "... Read More