The Globe and Mail
Canadian regulators bemoan inability to apply GDPR-style fines

Canadian regulators bemoan inability to apply GDPR-style fines

A small B.C. [British Colombia, Canada] company involved in a scandal that saw the personal information of millions of voters illicitly collected for the purpose of shaping political events around the world will not face financial penalties in Canada for its misuse of data. A joint investigation by ...
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Global News
Fines of up to CAD 100,000 for data breaches in Canada
/ Canada, Fines news, PIPEDA

Fines of up to CAD 100,000 for data breaches in Canada

After more than three years of legislative fine-tuning, Canadian businesses will be required as of Thursday to alert their customers and the federal privacy watchdog if there’s a danger that personal information under an organization’s control has fallen into the wrong hands. Failure to report the potential for ...
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