2018 Top 5 Picks

  • GDPR Goes into Force Next Week - Are You Ready?

    On Friday, May 25, the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force. The law applies to any organization, wherever located, that uses the personal … more

  • Advertising and Marketing to Children

    Advertising and Marketing to Children

    Over the last two weeks, the Standing Committee on Health heard from a number of witnesses on Bill S-228, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting … more

  • Mandatory Breach Notification – Are You Ready?

    Mandatory Breach Notification – Are You Ready?

    Canada’s mandatory data breach regulations were published this week and will go into force on November 1. Also revealed this week were … more

  • Trademarks – They are a Changing!

    Trademarks – They are a Changing!

    For the first time, you will be able to trademark brand assets like a smell, texture, taste or even a moving image, as a result of new trademark laws that … more

  • Sweeping Changes Proposed to PIPEDA

    Sweeping Changes Proposed to PIPEDA

    Canada’s parliamentary committee on access to information, privacy and ethics has released a report that calls for sweeping changes to Canada’s … more