Privigration (Privacy and Immigration)

Seminar ID
Date and time
Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 13:00 PDT   see it in calendar
Karen Jantzen
Karen Jantzen
presenter's bio
  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours
LSBC 3 CPD hours available until: 10.12.2022
CICC (ICCRC) 3 CPD hours available until: 04.01.2022

Privigration? What is that? 

While "privigration" is not a word yet, it describes the issue of privacy in immigration process. Will Tao with a colleague will discuss the trends, the problems, the solutions and will share with you their theories and practical solutions. 

Part 1: Overview: Law/Regulations Around Privacy, Confidentiality, and Data Retention in the Immigration and Refugee Context

Part 2: Emerging Issues
(a) Sponsorship Undertaking Defaults ( Ethics)
(b) Information Sharing Agreements and Biometrics;
(c) Exit Controls and The Possible Effects of Immigration Enforcement;

Part 3: Application

Part 4: Practical Toolbox
(a) Privacy Requests/ATIPs/FOIs and the Complaint Process
(b) Requesting Confidentiality in Tribunal and Court Proceedings;
(c) Addressing Privacy Issues With Our Firms and Practices (Ethics)

Part 5: What will the future bring?

Library Square Conference Centre, Peter Kaye Room
350 West Georgia St.
BC V6B 6B1

Capacity: 27
3 hours
  • regular fee - $ 90.00


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