Privacy law in Canada is highly dynamic. It is also extremely important to American companies due to the major amount of trade between the two countries. The Office of the Privacy Commissioner is in the process of defining the bounds of a Canadian Right to be Forgotten. Multimillion dollar CASL penalties are a reality. Jurisdictional issues are complex. This session features experts exploring the practical consequences of Canadian privacy law for global companies. It examines best practices for doing business in Canada in light of the existing privacy and security landscape.
Karen Eltis, Law Professor, University of Ottawa
Kristian Brabander, Partner, McCarthy Tetrault LLP
Nancy Cleman, Partner, Lapointe Rosenstein Marchand Melancon LLP
Julie Himo, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
8:50 am – 9:50 am