Privacy and data

Information and Privacy Commissioner to host webcast on surveillance tech and police

Information and Privacy Commissioner to host webcast on surveillance tech and police

There is a tension between privacy rights and increased use of AI and biometric tools in policing

Information and privacy commissioner's consultation on five-year strategic priorities underway

Information and privacy commissioner's consultation on five-year strategic priorities underway

IPC stressed importance of effective strategic plan amid pandemic and shift to digitization

Do mandatory COVID-19 tests breach the Charter?

Do mandatory COVID-19 tests breach the Charter?

CCF considers whether swab tests violate right against unreasonable search or seizure

Provincial private sector privacy law being considered in provincial consultation

Provincial private sector privacy law being considered in provincial consultation

Privacy protections being considered would put Ontario in line with international standards: lawyer

Court of Appeal rules seizure of past text messages constitutional

Court of Appeal rules seizure of past text messages constitutional

With texts now more common than phone calls, privacy protections should adapt with the times: lawyer

Patricia Kosseim shares her priorities as the new information and privacy commissioner

Patricia Kosseim shares her priorities as the new information and privacy commissioner

Kosseim hopes her experience in public, private, health sectors will help with COVID-19 issues