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A favourite site: Uniform Law Conference of Canada

Another favourite: IT.Can (Information Technology Lawyers Association of Canada)

Some articles, comments, queries.

Electronic Documents in Ontario's Photoradar System (1995), 6 Journal of Motor Vehicle Law 277

Electronic Legal Records: Pretty Good Authentication? The Official Version: Authentication, Citation, Preservation of Electronic Records, Canadian Association of Law Librarians (March 1998)

Privacy and Internet Mailing Lists (October 1998)

Self-Regulation or Government Intervention: Issues and Frameworks for Law Reform in Electronic Commerce (1998) Queen's University Annual Business Law Symposium, The Electronic Evolution: Business and Law Adapt to New Realities p. 108 (December 1998)

Solving Legal Issues in Electronic Commerce(1999), 32 Canadian Business Law Journal 84

Electronic Signatures: an Ontario Perspective (April 1999)

PKI in a (Small) Nutshell . (November 1999)

The Authentication of Digital Legal Records(1999), 6 The EDI Law Review 47

Paperless Government and the Law (December 1999)

Biometrics as an Electronic Signature (March 2000)

Receiving Electronic Messages, (2000), 15 Can Banking & Fin. L.R. 473

The Uniform Electronic Commerce Act (April 2000)  6 Lex Electronica

La Loi type des Nations unies sur le commerce électronique Annual conference of AJEFO, Montpellier (July 2000)

Foreign Influences on Canadian Electronic Commerce Legislation Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice, Ottawa (October 2000)

Law Reform and the Internet (December 2000)

E-signatures and Encryption (slides) Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce (February 2001)

The UETA and the UECA (2001) 37 Idaho LR 441

Canadian and American Electronic Signature Legislation Droit de l' Internet, Paris (November 2001)

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Authentication Rules and Electronic Records (November 2001)

Canadian Electronic Commerce Legislation (2002), 17 Can Banking & Fin.L.R. 277

Solving Legal Issues in Electronic Government: Authority and Authentication (2002), 1 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology No. 2 p. 1

Solving Legal Issues in Electronic Government: Jurisdiction, Regulation, Governance (2002), 1 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology No. 3 p. 1

Authentication of Legal Records (2002) 81 Can Bar Rev 529

Profiting from the Self-funded Leave Forum: Public Sector Lawyer's Conference, Canadian Bar Association (August 2002)

Technology Neutrality and the Canadian Uniform Acts Law via the Internet IV, Montreal (October 2002)

Review J.E.J. Prins (ed.), E-Government and its Implications for Administrative Law: Regulatory Initiatives in France, Germany, Norway and the United States, (2002) 7 Information Polity 249

Electronic Voter Registration in South Dakota (2003) 3 E-Filing Report No. 4 p. 11.

Ensuring the Integrity and Authenticity of your Electronic Records and Documents (the CGSB Standard and Admissibility in Evidence) (slides) IQPC, Best Practices in Electronic Document and Records Management, Toronto (February 2004)

Electronic Voting and the Law (2004) 1 The SciTech Lawyer 10 - 13 

Review McIssac, Shields, Klein, The Law of Privacy in Canada (2004 Student edition), (2004) 3  Canadian Journal of Law and Technology No 3 p. 161

Electronic Filing in Ontario: Practices and Policies (2004) 4 E-Filing Report No 6 p. 1

Privacy and Technology Osgoode Hall Professional Development Program, Canada's Privacy Regime: Thinking Strategically (September 2004)

Must e-signatures be reliable? Submission to Singapore's review of its Electronic Transactions Act (2004)

New potential with e-commerce legislation (slides) Osgoode Professional Development LL.M. class (March 2005)

Internet Jurisdiction: Where Are We Now? (slides) Toronto Computer Lawyers Group (November 2005)

E-Contracts (slides) National Judicial Institute (with Michael Geist), Halifax  (May 2006)

Technical Protection Measures in Copyright (slides) IT.Can Spring Training, Toronto (May 2006)

Review Handa, Marseille, Sheehan, E-Commerce Legislation and Materials in Canada: Lois sur le commerce électronique au Canada et documents connexes (2005/2006), (2006), 5 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology No 2 p. 107

RFIDs: Getting Personal IT.Can Annual Conference (with Teresa Scassa), Toronto (October 2006)

E-Records and the Law (slides) Ontario Government Information Management symposium (May 2007)

Review J.E.J. Prins, (ed.), Designing e-Government, 2nd. ed., (2007), 6 Canadian Journal of Law and Technology No 2 p. 127

Éléments d'un gouvernement virtuel (slides)(video) État de droit et virtualité, Montréal (October 2007)

Contracts in the Electronic Communication Convention (slides) (video) Is Electronic Commerce Different?, Montreal (October 2008)

Implementing the Electronic Communications Convention: Ratification Isn't What It Used To Be (2009) 18 Business Law Today No. 3, January-February 2009

Social Media and Law Reform (video) Law Commission of Ontario, Conversations about Law Reform, Toronto (May 2009) (Conversation 2, “How Do We Do It?”, at 24 minutes)

Paperless Government and the Law (slides) Ontario Corporate Technology Town Hall (June 2009)

Email Evidence (slides) Osgoode Hall Professional Development Program, Electronic Evidence (with Dan Michaluk), Toronto (June 2009, February 2010 and January 2011)

Has ODR Got a Future? Listserv discussion (April 2009)

The Law Goes Electronic [2009] Annual Review of Civil Litigation 127 (June 2009)

Electronic Signatures in Law and Practice (slides) (October 2009)

Uniform Breach Notification Act (slides) Toronto Computer Lawyers Group (March 2010)

Implementing the E-Communications Convention in Canada - Some Issues Draft consultation document for the Uniform Law Conference of Canada (March 2010)

Robot Law Technology column (June 2010)

Authentication and Trust - Some Preliminary Thoughts Technology column (August 2010)

Electronic Voting and the Law: It's not like E-Banking Technology column (October 2010)

Recordings as Transcripts Technology column (December 2010)

Electronic Transferable Records Technology column (March 2011)

Electronic Real Estate Transactions Technology column (May 2011)

The Apostille Convention: Authentication in Action Technology Column (June 2011)

Lawyers, Engineers and Technology: A Case Study Technology column (August 2011)

Electronic Seals Technology column (October 2011)

Electronic Seals: the Public Sector Technology column (December 2011)

The Digital Consequences of Death (or Disability) Technology Column (February 2012)

Occasional thoughts and questions on e-communications's selections of my opening posts on the email list ulc_ecomm-l on the law and policy relating to electronic communications. (August 2008 - present)

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