Apr 152019
 
 April 15, 2019  Posted by  Business, Court, Featured News, Non-U.S., Online

Canadian privacy lawyer David T. S. Fraser of McInnesCooper tweeted a sample of lawsuits some Canadians are receiving. You may have already received one — or maybe you will receive one soon, so take note: A #torrent of lawsuits are descending on Canadians accused of online file sharing. If you [Read More…]

Apr 152019
 
 April 15, 2019  Posted by  Featured News, Non-U.S., Youth & Schools

The U.K. Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham writes: Today we’re setting out the standards expected of those responsible for designing, developing or providing online services likely to be accessed by children, when they process their personal data. Parents worry about a lot of things. Are their children eating too much sugar, [Read More…]

Apr 122019
 
 April 12, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, Non-U.S.

The U.K.’s Information Commissioner’s Office seems to be really getting the hang of handing out monetary penalties. Here’s their newest press release: The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Bounty (UK) Limited £400,000 for illegally sharing personal information belonging to more than 14 million people. An ICO investigation found that [Read More…]