Derek Lackey

CIPM, Managing Director, Newport Thomson

Derek is Managing Director of Newport Thomson, a data protection & privacy Trusted Advisory firm based in Toronto. Offering CASL, PIPEDA, GDPR, ePrivacy and CCPA/CPRA full compliance services or review programs, Derek and his team can bring a client into compliance quickly and with the least amount of change to their systems. Derek is also Chairman, Response Marketing Association, a 60 year old marketing association committed to helping marketers be better marketers.

With more than 30 years of marketing and advertising experience, he is focussed on data protection & privacy and its effect on the brand. The author of CASL Compliance: A Marketer’s Guide to Email Marketing to Canadians, he looks to simplify the implementation of new data management practices within organizations such that they comply with global laws while taking good care of their prospects and customers. Derek believes making compliance practical makes compliance feasible.

My Sessions
September 23, 2021 5:00 PM
Global Data Protection and Privacy Law Developments, Canada; Reforms, regional developments, and new regulations: How Canada is developing their Data Protection Laws

A huge number of firms in Canada are preparing themselves for changes to the Data Protection and Privacy Laws in Canada, but are these reforms going to happen?  This panel will look at where things stand now and explore what the future may hold?

Speakers Include:

Host: Constantine Karbaliotis, J.D., CIPP C/US/E, CIPT, CIPM, FIP, CDPSE, Counsel, nNovation LLP

Eda Uludere, Data Governance Advisor, FASKEN

Ashley Goren-Gibson, Goren-Gibson Consulting

Derek Lackey, CIPM, Managing Director, Newport Thomson

Sylvia Kingsmill, BA, LLB, Partner, Risk Consulting, National Privacy, Regulatory & Information Management (PRIM) Lead, KPMG Canada