Oct 232021
 October 23, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Campbell Kwan reports: In Australia, the country’s information commissioner has found that 7-Eleven breached customers’ privacy by collecting their sensitive biometric information without adequate notice or consent. From June 2020 to August 2021, 7-Eleven conducted surveys that required customers to fill out information on tablets with built-in cameras. These tablets, [Read More…]

Oct 192021
 October 19, 2021  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S.

Statement from BC Information and Privacy Commissioner regarding proposed amendments to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act VICTORIA— Information and Privacy Commissioner Michael McEvoy issued the following statement in response to Bill 22, Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Amendment Act, 2021, introduced in the Legislature [Read More…]