Fast-tracked Digital Privacy Bill leaves too many Canadians in the dark

The reality is that the new data breach disclosure is likely to lead to under-reporting of breaches, while an expansion of voluntary warrantless disclosure rules may mean that the information on thousands of Canadians is disclosed without any court oversight.

While there are some notable improvements to Canadian privacy law, two significant concerns undermine Industry Minister James Moore’s bill. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Michael Geist

PUBLISHED : Thursday, June 5, 2014 8:17 PM

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