Canada PIPEDA Principle 7 Safeguarding Personal Information

Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act sets out 10 Principles governing the collection, use, safeguarding and disclosure of personal information. Its the CIO's and CTO's of our clients who usually motivate conversations around data protection. The concern about properly handling personal information should be an organization wide concern and that culture should be [...]

By | 2015-11-13T02:08:03+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Uncategorised|

BC Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA) Technical Safeguard Standards

BC's Personal Information Protection Act only makes general reference to technical safeguard standards for the proper storage and securing of personal data. Here is a great guide to PIPA prepared by the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of BC, explaining obligations in plain terms and providing best-practices: https://www.oipc.bc.ca/guidance-documents/1438 Of note is how broad [...]

By | 2015-11-13T01:48:57+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Uncategorised|