Program Directors

David Goodis

Partner, INQ Law

Lyndsay Wasser

Partner, McMillan LLP


Privacy and cybersecurity law is an increasingly complex and high stakes area of practice.

It is imperative that all professionals – and their advisors – treat data privacy and cybersecurity as a priority, not as an afterthought. You need to be prepared and know how to respond. Quickly.

This constantly evolving industry requires frequent reskilling and updates in order to stay on top of changes in law and practice.

Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.

What you’ll learn

Focused on the practical, this unique Osgoode Certificate is designed for privacy, cybersecurity and information technology law lawyers, industry professionals and executives. Designed for working professionals, and delivered over five modules, you will explore topics related to data privacy laws and regulations in Canada, best practices against cyberattacks, understanding privacy policies, managing risks associated with the disclosure of business and personal information, the future direction of data protection and information privacy law, and more throughout the program.

You will engage with likeminded professionals and instructors – all leaders in the industry – and get the practical knowledge and skills you need to respond to new and unexpected privacy and cybersecurity incidents in a timely manner.

Who Should Attend

Lawyers interested or advising on privacy, cybersecurity, IT/e-commerce law

Government and regulatory counsel or representatives

Privacy, information, security, and technology officers

Compliance and risk management professionals

Consultants, and advisors on IT related issues

Professionals in a managerial, executive or director position looking to increase their knowledge in privacy and cybersecurity


Program Directors

David Goodis

Partner, INQ Law

Lyndsay Wasser

Partner, McMillan LLP

Advisory Board

Vance Lockton

Manager, Technology Policy and Strategic Initiatives, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario

Wendy Mee

Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Suzanne Morin

VP, Enterprise Conduct, Data Ethics & Chief Privacy Officer, Sun Life


 View the 2022 program brochure and agenda to see what you’ll learn from leading experts.

Feb 2, 9, 21 & Mar 2 & 9, 2023

$3,695 + TAX


February 2, 2023

9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

February 9, 2023

9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

February 21, 2023

9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

March 2, 2023

9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

March 9, 2023

9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

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“Is financial assistance or funding available?”

As law evolves, we know how important it is to stay up to date. We also understand the financial implications of continuously upgrading your professional skills and knowledge. For more information on available options, including Job Grants, OSAP, please visit:

Certificate Requirements

To receive an Osgoode Certificate, you must complete all program modules, and successfully complete an online assessment within 30 days of the last module. The first module will be self-paced and the remaining four modules will be live, online.

CPD and Accreditation

OsgoodePD is an accredited provider with the LSO, the Law Society of BC and NY CLE Board. Select your location to view the eligible hours you may claim.

CPD Hours
Contact us for inquiries about other provinces.
Substantive22h 15m
Professionalism4h 30m
Total Hours26h 45m
CPE13 credits

Are you reporting hours from a previous date?

View our CPD & Accreditation page to see previously calculated hours for this course.

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Deeper Learning Opportunities


Are you a law graduate or an executive/senior professional with at least 5 years of specialized experience? Consider a full-time or part-time LLM degree.

Privacy and Cybersecurity Law

Application Open

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Frequently Asked Questions

Client and Technical Support

Have questions? Get advice in person, by email or over the phone.

Program content questions

Elise Parr, Program Lawyer

Online Technical Requirements

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