Jul 102020
 July 10, 2020  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S., Workplace

Andrew Sutherland and Gordon Hughes of Davies Collison Cave provide a round-up of some cases in Australia. On 28 April 2020, the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal ruled that a university had not infringed the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic) when it collected images with sexual content from an employee’s [Read More…]

Jul 082020
 July 8, 2020  Posted by  Non-U.S., Workplace, Youth & Schools

Ryan Kessler reports: A survey sent to 900 Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation (STF) members allowed teachers to breach the privacy of potentially thousands of students, according to the province’s privacy commissioner. […] The survey asked teachers to score students on a scale of zero to four in 16 areas, which included [Read More…]

Jul 012020
 July 1, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Healthcare, Non-U.S., Workplace

Natalie Akoorie reports: A junior Waikato Hospital doctor was left “humiliated and ashamed” after colleagues, including senior clinicians, accessed his medical records without good reason. The doctor had been treated at the hospital’s emergency department, and later became aware that colleagues appeared to know about his medical issues, and he [Read More…]

Jun 262020
 June 26, 2020  Posted by  Healthcare, U.S., Workplace

Jason C. Gavejian and Maya Atrakchi of Jackson Lewis write: In late-March and April 2020, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released guidance addressing various questions with answers concerning COVID-19 and related workplace disability-related issues under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Recently, on June 17th, EEOC updated its guidance to include a new [Read More…]