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Your organization and your clients must be prepared to respond to new and unexpected privacy challenges. With this webinar series, you will gain an informative update on key and emerging areas of privacy law and regulation. As an added bonus, you will be able to ask questions and engage with the faculty.

NEW SESSION: Computers 101: Technology Fundamentals for Lawyers

You can prepare yourself for the spiraling growth of technology in law and the emerging threats to privacy. OsgoodePD is again presenting eight focused lunchtime webinars that will give you a solid understanding of the current issues and the strategies for managing them. You may choose one or several, or all. The whole series is a value and sessions are being spaced out to allow you to easily participate with minimal incursion on your other commitments. Live viewing will allow you to participate in the online Q&A or you can access the program for up to 60 days if you miss a session.

Topics to be covered are:

  • An Overview and Refresher of Privacy Law
  • Protecting Privacy When Using Cloud-Based or Outsourced Business Processes
  • Freedom of Information Update for Public and Private Sectors
  • Privacy Litigation Update
  • Workplace and Employee Privacy Update
  • Canada’s Anti-Spam Law Update
  • Office of the Privacy Commissioner
  • NEW: Computers 101: Technology Fundamentals for Lawyers

These webinars are offered online, giving you access to essential insights and an expert faculty from the comfort of your office. Each webinar will feature a live online Q&A with the faculty.



  • Alex Cameron, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Bill Abbott, Assistant General Counsel and Privacy Ombudsman, Bell Canada Enterprises
  • Nancy Bélanger, General Counsel and Director of Legal Services, Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada
  • Theodore P. Charney, Charney Lawyers LLP
  • David Elder, Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • David Fraser, McInnes Cooper
  • Vicki L. Giles, McLennan Ross LLP
  • David Goodis, Assistant Commissioner (Policy and Corporate Services), Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario
  • Alexis Kerr, General Counsel and Director, Legal Services and Integrated Risk Management, Fraser Health Authority
  • Regan Morris, Legal Counsel, Legal Services, Policy, Research and Technology Analysis Branch, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
  • Scott T. Williams, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP
  • Kate Wilson, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
  • David Young, David Young Law

Group Discounts

Please note that the group discount is only available when paying for members of the same organization, at the same time, and payment is made with one invoice.

Webcast Fee per Delegate

2-3 delegates: 25% off program fee
4-10 delegates: 30% off program fee
11+ delegates: 35% off program fee
Boardroom rates available.


The video stream will be sent to you via email as soon as payment is successfully processed.


All sales are final. Please make all enquiries related to program content and CPD/MCLE credit hours prior to purchase.

Technical Support

In the event you experience technical difficulties, please contact opdsupport@osgoode.yorku.ca for assistance.

Program Details

Delivery Method

Web-On Demand

Date Recorded
November 1 - December 20, 2016
Fee per Delegate

Individual Session
$149 plus HST

Series (8 Sessions)
$950 plus HST

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Eligible CPD Credit Hours


Who Should Attend

  • In-house counsel
  • Chief privacy officers, chief information officers and other privacy professionals
  • Lawyers advising on privacy and IT issues
  • IT professionals who are responsible for privacy matters
  • Human resources professionals

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