First Reference company logo

Inside Internal Controls

News and discussion on implementing risk management

machine cogs image

“wilful” privacy violation

Privacy, privilege and wilfulness

On July 26th, 2016, the Supreme Court of British Columbia released an interesting decision that addresses questions regarding: (1) the scope of privilege that applies to work done by lawyers in relation to judicial proceedings; and (2) the interpretation of BC’s Privacy Act with respect to the requirements of “wilfulness”.

 

, , , , , , , , , , , ,