PIPEDA gives individuals numerous privacy rights, including the ability to request their personal information from organizations, have them correct any errors, and also file a complaint if they feel their personal information has been inappropriately used or sold.
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According to PIPEDA, employee files are specifically referred to as employee personal information and PIPEDA only applies if it is used or disclosed "in connection with the operation of a federal work, undertaking or business."
Knowing your privacy rights and the basics of Canadian privacy legislation will empower you to regain control over your personal information.
Learn how to properly request access to a copy of your personal information from organizations subject to PIPEDA.
Many Canadians are often uneasy about the notion that their personal information can be subject to American law enforcement agencies. However, unknown to many, PIPEDA actually allows Canadian law enforcement agencies to share information with U.S. intelligence agencies if warranted.