On April 9, 2019, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) announced that it is revisiting its policy position on transborder dataflows under the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). The
Deeth Williams Wallhttps://www.dww.com/articles/opc-announces-consultation-on-transborder-dataflows
On April 2, 2019, in Seara Alimentos Ltd v Amira Enterprises Inc, 2019 FCA 63, the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) dismissed an appeal by Seara from a decision of the Federal Court refusing registration of Seara’s trademarks.
Deeth Williams Wallhttps://www.dww.com/articles/federal-court-of-appeal-dismisses-appeal-trademark-opposition-proceeding
Richard Austin will be moderating a panel titled “AI on the Case: The Legal and Ethical Issues of Using AI-powered Investigatory Tools for Criminal and Civil Matters” at ITECHLAW’s 2019 World Technology Law Conference in Boston. The conference runs from May 15 to 17 and the conference agenda is available here.