Jul 012022
 July 1, 2022  Posted by  Court, Healthcare, Non-U.S., Workplace

Jennifer Bieman reports: Two former London Health Sciences Centre administration staffers who say they were fired last fall for refusing the COVID-19 vaccine are suing the hospital in separate wrongful dismissal lawsuits seeking a combined $700,000 in damages. Former LHSC employees Angela Simpson and Laura Goncalves have filed statements of [Read More…]

Jul 012022
 July 1, 2022  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, Govt, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Maura Forrest reports: In a “remarkable” disclosure, Canada’s national police force has described for the first time how it uses spyware to infiltrate mobile devices and collect data, including by remotely turning on the camera and microphone of a suspect’s phone or laptop. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police says it [Read More…]

Jun 282022
Cookies: the Council of State confirms the 2020 sanction imposed by the CNIL against Amazon

This press release  is pretty significant: In its judgement of June 27 2022, the Council of State confirms the 35 million euro penalty imposed by the CNIL on Amazon in 2020. The company deposited cookies on users’ computers without prior consent or satisfactory information. The CNIL decision of 7 December [Read More…]