Welcome to Our Resource Centre 

This is your one stop source for valuable information on privacy and security issues, industry trends, preventing identity theft, and tips on keeping your business safe.

Your Privacy Responsibilities: A Guide For Businesses and Organizations

This guide helps businesses understand and meet their obligations under Part 1 of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act. 

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BC Physician Privacy Toolkit

This BC Physician Privacy Toolkit has been prepared by the BC Medical Association (BCMA), the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (College) and the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner for BC (OIPC), as a general guide to assist physicians to meet their obligations under the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA).

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Generally Accepted Privacy Principles

The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) developed a privacy framework called Generally Accepted Privacy Principles to help businesses manage their privacy risks effectively.  Although this framework provides guidance on privacy in general, organizations should consult their own legal counsel to obtain advice and guidance on particular laws and regulations governing on organization’s specific situation.

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PIPEDA and Your Practice: A Privacy Handbook For Lawyers

This handbook provides an overview of the requirements of PIPEDA as it may apply to lawyers and law firms in private practice.  It is designed to help lawyers maintain best practices in managing their collection, use and disclosure of personal information.  

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PIPEDA and Identity Theft: Solutions for Protecting Canadians

A practical guide on PIPEDA and dealing with the identity theft epidemic in Canada.

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