We prepare privacy policies, practices and procedures that allow your organization to comply with its legal obligations, foster public trust and strengthen customer loyalty.
Cross Border Privacy
Our cross-border privacy lawyers assist domestic and international clients in understanding and complying with their legal obligations concerning the circulation and exchange of personal information and data across borders and geographical boundaries, including in California, Europe and Canada. We provide guidance on data residency requirements, obligations when transferring information and negotiating data transfer agreements.
Privacy Impact Assessments
We help companies design and conduct Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs) for their programs or activities that may have an impact on the personal information of individuals. We assist organizations in assessing and mitigating potential privacy risks, and developing legally compliant and privacy-friendly programs.
Privacy Management Programs
In most jurisdictions, organizations have a legal obligation to implement and maintain a privacy management program. We help clients develop and implement a privacy management program that complies with applicable laws and maintains business flexibility.
Privacy Investigations and Complaints
We help clients respond to investigations and complaints filed with privacy regulators and sector specific regulatory authorities.
Freedom of Information Requests
The federal Access to Information Act, Privacy Act and corresponding provincial legislation provide a right of access to information collected by government institutions, public and private sector organizations. We advise commercial clients and public authorities on responding to access to data and freedom of information requests, including handling investigations and appeals before the federal and provincial Privacy Commissioners.
Employee Education and Training
We offer turn-key and custom privacy training to employees to help them understand and comply with their obligations in handling, collecting and disclosing of personal information, and to help prevent human error – one of the most common causes of privacy breaches.
Cybersecurity and Data Breach Response
Our team of Toronto cybersecurity lawyers provide expert guidance on responding to data breach and cybersecurity incidents. Our priority is to help clients minimize the reputational and financial damage associated with a data breach, and comply with reporting and notification obligations.
We advise on and address privacy-related issues applicable to Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other emerging technologies. We act for both vendors and purchasers in commercialization, and development of AI systems. We work with a range of businesses in deployment of AI and machine learning, including managing the contractual, compliance and legal aspects of AI.
Our team at Roberts & Obradovic specializes in handling privacy litigation cases. We understand the importance of protecting your personal information and work tirelessly to hold companies accountable for any breaches. Our attorneys have experience in a wide range of privacy-related cases, including data breaches, identity theft, and violations of privacy laws.
Our team of Privacy, Data and Information Security experts deliver practical and business-focused solutions on privacy and data protection issues. Our team of experienced data privacy lawyers can provide legal guidance on privacy policies, data protection laws, and compliance requirements to safeguard your data.
Data Privacy Compliance
We regularly advise clients on Canadian privacy and related laws, as well as the EU General Data Protection Regulation and California Consumer Privacy Act.
We counsel clients across all industries on legal, practical and contractual issues related to cyber security. We also advise on cybersecurity insurance coverage, industry-specific compliance, and cyber breach incident preparedness and response plans.
Data Privacy Breach
Our Toronto Privacy lawyers assist clients in responding to complaints and regulatory investigations when privacy breach safeguards occur. We advise on mandatory breach reporting and notification requirements, and represent clients in audits, investigations and litigation.