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Peter Ruby at the 21st Annual IT.CAN Conference


Lawyer Peter Ruby
Area Technology


The St. Andrew's Club and Conference Centre
150 King St. West, 16th Floor
Toronto, ON

October 23-24, 2017
2:00pm-3:30pm - Legal Control of Internet Content: Who Decides and What is the Impact?
Moderator: Peter Ruby, Partner, Goodmans LLP

This session will cover:

  • In what circumstances can non-parties to a dispute be ordered by a Canadian court to take-down Internet content?
  • What are the business and privacy implications of Google Inc. v. Equustek Solutions and The Globe24 decisions for: – Internet users – Internet intermediaries – Those  affected by a wrong committed over the Internet
  • In what circumstances can Canadian authorities regulate business activity on the Internet?
  • Policy implications of Canadian courts and regulators controlling Internet players outside Canada
  • Is there a Canadian right to be forgotten?
  • Practical implications:
    • to Canadians seeking the intervention of Canadian courts and regulators?
    • for non-Canadians?

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