Friday, March 18, 2011

Current Privacy Issues in Alberta

Current Privacy Issues in Alberta

Speaker: Frank J. Work, Q.C.

Alberta appointed its second Information and Privacy Commissioner, Franklin J. Work, Q.C in 2002. Mr. Work will oversees the access to information and protection of privacy provisions of Alberta's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act, the Health Information Act (HIA) and the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). Mr. Work informs and educates Albertans about the Acts, taking time to listen to concerns, administer constructive advice to public bodies and custodians and investigate potential abuses.

Where: Barrister's Lounge, Law Courts Building

When: Wednesday, March 23, from Noon - 1.

How Much: $10 members and students, $15 non-members.

As always, the cost includes lunch. Please RSVP to Davyd Atwood by Friday, March 18th so we can provide an accurate count to the caterer.