Archive for May, 2018

Privacy and Black Tech

  • May 31, 2018
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

On May 28, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union became law aiming to standardize the protection of personal data across Europe. But it is not a panacea. The new GDPR permits member states to enact derogations…

When Is a Rule a Precedent?

  • May 12, 2018
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

On April 18, 2018, the Alberta Court of Appeal released the Memorandum of Judgment in R v Pucci, 2018 ABCA 149 where the Crown brought an application for reconsideration of the rule in R v Gladue, 2012 ABCA 143 that…