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RECAP: A Privacy Shield to Protect an Unsafe Harbour? The EU-US Data Protection Debate and Its Implications for Canada

September 28, 2016

International trade depends increasingly upon the exchange of data. In April 2016, the European Union adopted a comprehensive General Data Protection Regulation, which includes an important clause on international data flow. That clause is to be interpreted in light of the European Court of Justice “Safe Habour” decision of 2015, which struck down the EU […] Read more


Intellectual Property Policy in the Making Course Recap

June 14, 2016

During the Fall 2015 semester, Professor Moyse and the Senior Advisor for the Marketplace Framework Policy Branch of Industry Canada, Jean-Arpad Français, convened the Research Seminar: Intellectual Property Policy in the Making. This course stemmed from collaboration between Industry Canada and the McGill Centre for Intellectual Property Policy and was conceived as a way for McGill students to become involved in […] Read more

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Professors Moyse and Gold at TPP Town Hall

June 8, 2016

On June 6, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Canadian Minister of International Trade, convened a Town Hall of public consultations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership at Concordia University. Professors Moyse and Gold of McGill’s CIPP were involved in the event.  Brief remarks were given by the Minister and an invited panel of three guests including Professor Gold, but […] Read more