Image

Privacy

Facebook Canada announces $2.5-million investment in Canadian news industry
1 year ago

Facebook Canada announces $2.5-million investment in Canadian news industry

The social media giant pledges funds to launch a Local News Accelerator
Striking the Balance: Privacy and Freedom of Expression in a Digital Age

Striking the Balance: Privacy and Freedom of Expression in a Digital Age

By  • 
A half-day symposium exploring the right to be forgotten The so-called right to be forgotten is coming to Canada. Earlier this year, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner released a draft policy claiming the right for individuals to remove certain…
CBC Ombudsman: Privacy vs. The Public Good – Covering Personal Tragedy
3 years ago

CBC Ombudsman: Privacy vs. The Public Good – Covering Personal Tragedy

By Esther Enkin, CBC Ombudsman The complainant, Paula Vallee, had a relative die in a car crash. While she herself was not contacted, she alleged the reporter was insensitive and insistent with other family members. She also said some reports…