Conservative cyberlaws threaten privacy rights: Editorial

We need up-to-date tools to police cyberspace, but we shouldn't have to surrender our privacy to nail the bad guys, says this editorial.

Posted:
November 24, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star

Welcome to the Financial Mainstream? Report on the hazards facing low-income people when navigating the financial world

This report documents lessons learned from a financial literacy course for low-income people and highlights issues for financial literacy educators in marginalized communities.

Posted:
November 24, 2014
Article source:
Vibrantcanada.ca

Privacy watchdog urges Tories to explain stance on Internet privacy

Canada's privacy watchdog is urging the Conservative government to explain their position on police access to Internet users' personal data.

Posted:
November 21, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star

Canadian privacy law, cloud computing and how it applies to nonprofits

Cloud computing has many benefits for nonprofits, but it also raises some questions about privacy. Should your nonprofit go to the cloud?

Posted:
November 18, 2014
Article source:
Techsoup Canada

Low-income Canadians hit by banking frills

According to Toronto Star columnist Ellen Roseman, banks are selling expensive products to low income Canadians who don't need them.

Posted:
November 14, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star

How Canada's privacy deficit undermines our economy

The federal government's failure to address our privacy deficit undermines trust in our tech sector, and in the wider economy, says this Toronto Star opinion piece.

Posted:
November 05, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre Fall 2014 newsletter is now available

Topics in the Fall 2014 issue of Bafflegab include legal health check and access to justice, Ontario's poverty reduction strategy, door-to-door sales, and removing old criminal convictions.

Posted:
November 04, 2014
Article source:
Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

Access www.cleo.on.ca on your mobile! / Accédez à www.cleo.on.ca avec votre cellulaire ou autre portable !

CLEO is pleased to announce that our website is now mobile-friendly. You can access CLEO on your mobile phone or tablet.

Posted:
October 31, 2014
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

Terror fight turns to Internet, sparking new free-speech debate

Justice Minster Peter MacKay says measures could include tools to allow for the removal of websites or Internet posts that support the "proliferation of terrorism" in Canada.

Posted:
October 30, 2014
Article source:
The Globe and Mail

Hospital privacy violations rife in Ontario

More than 400 complaints about privacy breaches are lodged each year, yet only one prosecution has occurred since 2004.

Posted:
October 29, 2014
Article source:
Toronto Star