Canada's privacy watchdog warned the practice could break federal law.
The company's "refusal to act responsibly is deeply troubling."
"At this point, we have not been invited," a spokeswoman for Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien told CBC News on Wednesday
Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien warned senators today that the increased police powers proposed in the government's
Canada’s privacy commissioner plans to probe Facebook over an experiment in which nearly 700,000 users’ news feeds were tampered
Blown Chances, Bogus Claims and Blatant Hypocrisy: Why Yesterday Was a Disastrous Day for Canadian Privacy
Bills C-13 and S-4, the two major privacy bills currently working their way through the legislative process, both reached clause-by-clause review yesterday, typically the best chance for amendment. Instead, the day was perhaps the most disastrous in recent memory for Canadian privacy, with blown chances for reform, embarrassingly bogus claims from the government in defending its bills, and blatant hypocrisy from government MPs who sought to discredit the same privacy commissioner they were praising only a few days ago.
The Harper government’s nominee to be Canada’s privacy commissioner offered legal advice to Canada’s law enforcement and
We are currently embroiled in a controversy over the appointment of a new privacy commissioner. Daniel Therrien, a long time senior government lawyer working on issues like immigration and national defence, was apparently chosen instead of the candidates preferred by the government's own selection committee.
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair hammered Prime Minister Stephen Harper over his pick for Canada's next privacy commissioner, a day
NDP Leader Thomas Muclair is firmly rejecting the Conservatives' choice for the next privacy commissioner, sending a letter