Cloud E-mail Grievance Dismissed

Arbitrator Etherington recently dismissed a grievance that challenged a university’s decision to provide its faculty with cloud-based e-mail service.

Daniel Michaluk Quoted in Lexpert Magazine

Hicks Morley’s Daniel Michaluk was quoted in the May 2013 edition of Lexpert Magazine in an article entitled “The Online Minefield.” In this article, Daniel comments on organizations’ need to contract for sufficient control over information when utilizing cloud-based services, in particular to facilitate an appropriate and timely response to data loss incidents.

Daniel Michaluk Quoted in Law Times

Hicks Morley’s Daniel Michaluk was quoted in the January 21, 2013 edition of Law Times magazine in an article entitled “Privacy issues grow as cloud computing mushrooms.” In this article, Daniel advises organizations to look beyond the data security issues associated with adopting cloud computing and also address their need to control and access data…

Cloud Computing, Second Life and the University

This short university sector bulletin raises an important policy issue about setting rules that govern the choice faculty and staff have in using the internet to perform their jobs. We would like to raise and invite a policy discussion on the legal issues raised by “cloud computing” and the increasing business use of consumer-marketed internet…