Press Releases

List of our press releases, in reverse chronological order.

Online Harms Bill C-63 is a positive step forward

February 27th, 2024
A more careful approach that must still be stress-tested.
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Civil society: Bill S-210 “cannot be allowed to pass” in current form

January 29th, 2024
Joint statement raises urgent concerns with age verification Bill S-210
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Advocates urge full public consultation on controversial AI legislation

December 14th, 2023
Call comes after Industry Minister publishes 38-page package of proposed amendments midway through Committee hearings
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

New report by Citizen Lab finds serious Charter concerns with proposed federal cybersecurity legislation, Bill C-26

November 28th, 2023
Civil liberties groups welcome call to make Bill C-26’s impact on equality, freedom of expression, and privacy a central consideration of Parliamentary committee study
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Competition is a crucial promise in today’s economic statement

November 21st, 2023
Deep competition-enhancing reforms could secure Canada’s future
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

CRTC’s stop-gap fibre decision is a small step forward for affordable Internet

November 6th, 2023
But far more is needed to reinvigorate the small ISP market.
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Advocates demand proper consideration for AI regulation

September 25th, 2023
Canadians deserve to be protected from AI overreach, but Bill C-27’s Artificial Intelligence and Data Act is not up to the task.
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Bill C-56 is another step toward tackling Competition Reform

September 21st, 2023
But yesterday’s stakeholder report demands deeper changes to address Canada’s monopoly problem.
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Canada is starting to fix our Competition Act

September 14th, 2023
Competition Act fixes are a step in the right direction, but far more is needed to save Canadians from monopolies.
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Matt Hatfield

Executive Director CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 1:57 pm 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0
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