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Global Privacy Regulations and the Impact on Cloud-Based Services

Global Privacy Regulations and the Impact on Cloud-Based Services

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1 hour
Martin P.J. Kratz
Katherine Metcalfe
1 hour
$119.00 plus tax
CPD Finance Conference 2018
Includes Handouts

Martin P.J. Kratz and Katherine Metcalfe discuss:

  • Canadian compliance for private sector entities
  • The USA Patriot Act controversy and Canadian compliance for public sector entities
  • The EU Facebook litigation, the striking down of the EU-US Safe Harbor and the new US-EU Privacy Shield


Martin P.J. Kratz Partner, Trademark Agent

Martin Kratz is a leading technology lawyer and leads the privacy and ecommerce practice for Bennett Jones LLP. Martin’s practice focuses primarily on information technology transactions, procurement, cloud computing and outsourcing and the protection and commercialization of intellectual property, data protection, information and privacy law, records retention, electronic records, cyber security, and technology law generally.

Martin’s practice includes representation of large customers with their outsource, software and system procurement matters as well as data protection and security matters.

Among numerous recognitions, Martin is identified as one of Canada’s most creative lawyers by LEXPERT-Thomson in the US Guide to Canada’s 100 Most Creative Lawyers; as one of Canada’s leading lawyers in The LEXPERT/American Lawyer’;s Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada in

intellectual property law; as one of Canada’s leading lawyers in Woodward White’s The Best Lawyers in Canada for intellectual property law, technology law and information technology law; as highly recommended in technology law

by the Practicing Law Institute; ranked by Chambers and Partners for information technology law and for intellectual property law; and as a leading lawyer in intellectual property and in information technology by Lawday.

Martin is the co-director of Osgoode Hall Law School’s Intellectual Property LLM program and teaches the IP Transactions course in that program. Martin also teaches the Legal and Ethical Implications for Network Security Master’s level course in Concordia University of Edmonton’s Information Security and Assurance program.

Martin has written over 450 publications on various topics involving intellectual property, technology law or on related topics including the following books as sole or co-author: The Business of Innovation - Intellectual Property Transactions and Strategies in the New Economy, 2016; Canadian Anti-Spam Law, 2014, Canadian Internet Law, 2013; Canadian Intellectual Property Law, 2nd Ed., 2010; IP&IT Handbook Volume 2: Data Protection – Canada; PLC Outsourcing (Canada) 2011; Licensing 2012; Internet Law: A Business and

Professional Guide, 1998; Information Systems Security: A Practitioner’s Guide, 1994 2nd Ed. 2003; The Computer Virus Crisis, 1992, 2nd Ed.; and Control and Security of Computer Information Systems, 1988.

Martin is a Fellow of the Canadian Information Processing Society.

Katherine Metcalfe Corporate Legal Counsel

I am currently corporate counsel for Vidyard, a video platform that helps businesses transform communications and drive more revenue through the strategic use of online video. Going

beyond video hosting and management, Vidyard helps businesses connect with more viewers through interactive and personalized video experiences, learn powerful insights about their viewing audience, turn insights into action with enterprise integrations, and prove the impact of their video programs.

SaaS sales contracts, procurement contract negotiation, data protection and security, employment law and immigration matters. In my role, I am responsible for the drafting and negotiation of Prior to my position with Vidyard, I was an associate with Gowling WLG, an international law firm, where I represented international, national and regional clients with a focus on providing practical legal advice and risk assessments on a variety of commercial and employment issues. I have experience representing clients in Small Claims Court, Superior Court and Divisional Court on a variety of matters, as well as negotiating favourable settlement of disputes and legal claims for clients prior to litigation.

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