Episode 4: Going Inside Canada's Copyright Review

March 25, 2019

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology has spent the past year reviewing the state of Canadian copyright law. To introduce some of the issues and provide some insight into how the review process functions, this episode relies on the audio recording of my committee appearance in December 2018.  It opens with my seven minute openin...

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Episode 3: The Least They Can Get Away With

March 18, 2019

Andy Kaplan-Myrth, Vice President of Regulatory and Carrier Affairs with TekSavvy, Canada’s largest independent telecom company joins the podcast to help sort through the government’s proposed telecom policy direction, the state of the Canadian telecom market, the role of independent companies that rely on regulated wholesale access, and lingering frustration with the CRTC.

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Episode 2: It’s Time to Modernize the Laws

March 11, 2019

A conversation with UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham, the world's leading privacy regulator, who leads the high profile investigation into Facebook and Cambridge Analytica.

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Episode 1: Welcome to LawBytes

March 05, 2019

In recent years the intersection between law, technology, and policy has exploded as digital policy has become a mainstream concern in Canada and around the world. This podcast explores digital policies in conversations with people studying the legal and policy challenges, set the rules, or are experts in the field. It provides a Canadian perspective, but since the internet is global, examining international developments and Canada’s role in shaping global digital policy is be an important part...

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