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Security Features

Follow our final 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 9, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari discuss the Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020, which was tabled by the government on November 17, 2020, along with its progeny: the Consumer Privacy Protection Act (CPPA) and the Personal Information and Data Tribunal Act.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 3, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari focus on cyber security-specific legislation and cybercrime-specific Criminal Code provisions under our existing Canadian federal law.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 7, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari discuss the legal issues relating to encrypted online criminal activities, specifically those involving or facilitated by the use of Dark Web browsers and cryptocurrencies (such as TOR and Bitcoin, respectively) which provide anonymity to both parties in an illegal transaction.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 6, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari highlight the common law tort of intrusion upon seclusion and the relatively new criminal offences of cyberbullying and the sharing of intimate images.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 5, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari focus on Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), the federal law dealing with spam and other electronic threats.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 4, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari venture into the realm of Canadian cybersecurity laws related to interpersonal privacy, data breaches, network attacks, and other computer-related activities of a criminally malicious nature.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 3, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkari focus on the laws regulating private sector access to, use of, and disclosure of personal information as established in the PIPEDA.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 2, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkary detail, the collective national journey into the realm of cybersecurity law begins with these two acts, which set a basis for future governmental legislation regarding privacy and data access in Canada.

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Follow our 9 part blog series on Understanding Canadian Cybersecurity Law. In Article 1, Melissa Lukings and Arash Habibi Lashkary start with the foundations by framing the legal landscape, determining what is private information and regulating relationships.

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Ontario is closer to creating its own provincial privacy law that would include a right to privacy and a corporate obligation to report privacy breaches.

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