Government Information: The Right to Information and the Protection of Privacy in Canada, Second Edition (Print & ProView)

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The second edition of Government Information sets out practice and procedure and answers sensitive questions regarding access to government information. The publication includes responses to various queries around request for access, accessibility of records, obtaining personal information, third-party information and rights that exist to access it, resolving of access disputes and surrounding collection, use, and destruction of personal information. The text takes into consideration both the federal and provincial laws in this regard. Furthermore, the text incorporates how privacy laws interact with the right of access and it provides a look into how these laws attempt to protect personal information in the public sector.

This edition contains the full text of all relevant federal and provincial statutes and tables of concordance of statutes for easy reference, analysis of access and privacy issues relating to municipal information. This work is imperative for anyone who has the opportunity to bring or respond to a request for access to government information or who deals with privacy concerns in relation to personal information collected or generated by a government institution.

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Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Privacy

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2009-12-31

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30848420

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30833305

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