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Canada’s privacy commissioner wants tech companies to get GDPR-style consent for crosssborder data transfers

The commissioner wants companies to specifically highlight if data is crossing borders when asking consumers to sign terms of service agreements. The commissioner is conducting consultations on transborder data flows, and is asking stakeholders a number of questions, including whether they think people should be told the country their data will be sent to and which third parties will have access to it. Responses are due by June 4. (The Logic)

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