What information can my organization collect from a person under BC PIPA?

If you’ve ever wondered, “What information can my organization collect from a person according to British Columbia’s Personal Information and Protection Act privacy law?” don’t miss the second event in the Lunch and Learn series, May 22. I’ll be hosting a free Continue reading What information can my organization collect from a person under BC PIPA?

Bill-3: Amendments to B.C. FIPPA to remove more of citizen’s privacy

If you’re a citizen of British Columbia and concerned about the government’s handling of your personal information, you probably want to read Bill-3 (full text of the proposed amendments) which has already passed second reading in the BC provincial legislature. Continue reading Bill-3: Amendments to B.C. FIPPA to remove more of citizen’s privacy

What info does Facebook have on me?

After the F8 conference, there is even more concern than before about what personal information Facebook has on an individual. I was sent Facebook’s personal data request form which I was told was created specifically for people in the EU. Continue reading What info does Facebook have on me?

British Columbia’s new health care card another waste of resources?

It was announced a few minutes ago that British Columbia hopes to roll out new Care cards (health cards). The government press release states the new card has anti-forgery features, identity proofing, a security chip and will require a recent photograph, updated Continue reading British Columbia’s new health care card another waste of resources?