Business Law Partner at Miller Thomson Law Firm in Toronto

Imran Ahmad is a Business Law Partner in the Toronto Miller Thomson office who specializes in the areas of cybersecurity, competition and foreign investment law.

Imran was recently appointed to the Advisory Board of the Canadian Advanced Technologies Alliance’s Cyber Security Council. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Ontario Bar Association’s Privacy and Access to Information Law Section.

In 2015, Imran was appointed Vice-Chair of the Marketing Practices Committee of the Canadian Bar Association’s National Competition Law Section.

Prior to his call to the bar, Imran was a political advisor to Lieutenant-General the Honourable Roméo A. Dallaire (Ret’d), Senator, and clerked for Justice Edmond P. Blanchard at the Federal Court of Canada and Competition Tribunal in Ottawa.(Information courtesy of Miller Thomson).

Panel topic
His ICSIC panel session will focus on some of the key legal issues from a pre- and post-breach response standpoint. Specifically:

1. Impact of upcoming mandatory data breach notification under PIPEDA;
2. Litigation exposure;
3. Disclosure requirements from publicly listed companies;
4. The legal limits of cyber insurance coverage.