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On June 19, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics released a report entitled Addressing Digital Privacy Vulnerabilities and Potential Threats to Canada’s De...
UBC refused a journalist access to the rubric, criteria and scoring instructions it uses to assess the personal profiles of prospective students under ss. 3(1)(d) and 3(1)(e) (outside scope of Act), s...
I am as surprised as anyone that email retention and deletion by government staff is again making news. These matters have been thoroughly canvassed in numerous reports by my office, by government and...
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Michael McEvoy
Information and Privacy Commissioner for BC