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British Columbia Privacy Act

British Columbia Privacy Act

This project involves a review of the Privacy Act of British Columbia, which makes the violation of privacy a tort. The project is directed at updating and revising this statute in light of the many technological changes and evolution of social attitudes since it was passed in 1968.

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British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI)
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February 2008 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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Privacy Act, privacy rights, tort, liability, invasion of privacy, surveillance, stalking, violation of privacy, unauthorized use of name or portrait, Uniform Law Conference of Canada