McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Privacy & Data Protection Department

Nationwide - Canada
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What the team is known for

A solid integrated technology and privacy practice. Has recognised experience in data breach response and CASL compliance. Increasingly active on international data strategy and management matters. Provides extensive legal support on both contentious and non-contentious matters.


Clients laud the firm's service as "outstanding," highlighting: "It was co-ordinated beautifully throughout the country - it was seamless."

Other sources value the "responsiveness and speed" of the team.

Work highlight

s Acted for the Académie de gestion Compu-Finder in an appeal against a CAD1.1 million penalty issued by the CRTC for violating the CASL.

Retained by Multinational Railway Company to review its regulatory and reporting obligations and cybersecurity response plan.

Notable practitioners

Barry Sookman has a strong reputation in the technology sector. He is especially well versed in data protection matters and compliance with regulations such as CASL.