Oct 142018
 October 14, 2018  Posted by  Healthcare, Laws, Non-U.S.

Stilgherrian reports: After carefully reading and considering 31 public submissions on the My Health Record privacy amendments, as well as three further documents from community health organisations, the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee’s report on its inquiry has made just one solitary recommendation. “The committee recommends the Bill be passed,” [Read More…]

Oct 082018
 October 8, 2018  Posted by  Featured News, Non-U.S.

For the html version on the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, click here: https://www.priv.gc.ca/en/opc-actions-and-decisions/ar_index/201718/ar_201718/ (Alternate PDF version) Trust but verify: Rebuilding trust in the digital economy through independent, effective oversight Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada 30 Victoria Street Gatineau, QC K1A 1h2 © Her Majesty the Queen [Read More…]

Oct 082018
 October 8, 2018  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Non-U.S.

And while everyone runs around preparing to sue Google over its newly disclosed Google+ vulnerability that exposed hundreds of thousands of people’s data, Google caught a break in a London court today in another matter. Michael Holden and Douglas Busvine report: London’s High Court on Monday blocked an attempt to [Read More…]