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Data Protection, Cybersecurity and Privacy Law

Cities could add another layer to data protection

Written by on September 28, 2018.

Protecting citizens' private online information is so important that municipalities are even stepping up to provide another layer of protection to consumers, On Nov. 6, voters in San Francisco will decide whether to enact a municipal “Privacy First Policy.” If passed, businesses in the city would be required to disclose their data collection policies and obtain input from communities impacted when drafting them, says Peter Dillon, a partner with Siskinds LLP. Read the full article featu...

Tech firms must follow Canadian anti-spam laws

Written by on August 14, 2018.

Two tech companies were recently fined a total of $250,000 for the installation of malicious software through online ads. The case is the first where firms were fined by the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) for breaching Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) sending the message that the federal agency is checking on tech firms to determine if they are in compliance with the country's anti-spam laws. Read the full article featuring Siskinds partner Peter ...

Intellectual Property (IP) Firm Joins Siskinds LLP

Written by on April 05, 2018.

We are pleased to announce that on April 2, Anissimoff & Associates joined Siskinds LLP. Serge Anissimoff, Jaime Holroyd, Jessica Yaromich and Sina Giugno became members of our intellectual property (IP) team. The addition of these professionals expands our capabilities in legal services related to trademarks, copyrights, patents, and other aspects of intellectual property law. Welcome to the firm!