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Course Name Special Topics in Laws Governing Data Use and Data Disclosure
Course Code PCS 6165
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites Anti-requisite: LAW 6165 - Special Topics in Laws Governing Data Use and Data Disclosure
Course Description

This course examines Canadian and international laws that regulate the use and disclosure of data, particularly personal information, by exploring how these laws balance privacy with the public interest. In doing so, this course will examine critical issues such as criminal law protections for data, compelled disclosure for national security, use and disclosure in the public interest, the accommodation of commercial interests for outsourcing and cloud services, and the evolving debate over the monetization of data and its consumer protection and competition law aspects.

Upcoming Offerings

Winter 2020

Specialization Privacy and Cybersecurity
Status Required
CPD Hours Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A

All courses and schedules are subject to change.