Privacy & Data Security; and Data Integrity Webinar
1. Privacy & Data Security
Privacy and data security are increasingly becoming an area of significant concern for both businesses and individuals. It is important to understand the laws and your obligations in this area to reduce and mitigate risks.
Topics covered over our evening:
- Brief overview of legal framework
- Recent significant privacy decisions
- PIPEDA’s new breach recording and reporting requirements
- OPC’s new guidelines for obtaining meaningful consent
Speaker: Seema Aggarwal, LL.B. of Seema Aggarwal, Barrister & Solicitor
2. Data Integrity – It Matters
Join us for an informative session on the risks financial professionals face and the options they have in protecting their companies from employee data entry error and fraud. It’s a $400 + billion dollar problem globally that is getting worse all the time (Canada included) for business of all sizes.
Topics covered over our evening:
- Risks to businesses, both locally and globally
- Options for mitigating risk
- The role of emerging technologies
- The side benefits and data insights of a proactive approach
28 Nov 2018, 7:00 PM
2 CPD hours
We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events. Should you have any ideas for topics, speakers, sponsorship or anything else, feel free to contact Melanie Russell, CPA, CA, CBV, CIM, CFE, CFF, ABV at 416-488-9590 x 225.
About the Instructor(s)
Having honed her impressive legal skills over the years, Seema’s focus is on finding practical and creative solutions for business and legal problems. Prior to opening her firm, Seema gained a substantial and broad range of legal experience, spending time in-house at a large multi-national company, in private practice at two of Canada’s leading law firms and at one of the world’s most prominent ‘magic circle’ international law firms in London, England.
Since opening her firm in 2017, Seema already counts 2 large multinational automotive companies and a Canadian technology-based university amongst her clients. Seema’s mandates have included advising on all legal aspects for the design and introduction of cutting-edge technology in the automotive sector. In addition, Seema has conducted several privacy reviews and audits and has designed and implemented compliance management programs under Canada’s privacy (PIPEDA) and anti-spam (CASL) legislation, including delivering training to clients in these areas.
Seema also has extensive experience advising companies and financial institutions on restructuring and insolvency matters. She has acted for several major Canadian banks on the enforcement of creditor rights and on several of Canada’s major restructurings, including the proceedings of Stelco Inc. and AbitibiBowater Inc. under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA).
Seema’s background and experience have allowed her to excel in the areas of general corporate/commercial, privacy, anti-spam, and insolvency law. She has experience advising clients in a wide range of industries, both domestic and international, including automotive, mining, oil & gas, retail and banking.
Bachelor of Laws, Queen’s University, 2004
Bachelor of Arts (Honours – Economic), York University, 2001
Bachelor of Science (Honours – Biology and Psychology), York University, 2000
Andrew Gage is President and CEO of GLAnalytics. He has extensive leadership experience in software development, client services, business process consulting, sales, operations, and finance. Andrew holds an MBA in accounting and finance from the University of Toronto and currently sits on the Board of the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Ontario.