Eric S. Charleston

Associate | Toronto


Portrait of Eric S. Charleston

Eric Charleston is quoted in Law Times article on cybersecurity and cyberattacks

Law Times, "Still much to be determined on insurance coverage after cyberattacks"

Eric Charleston, a senior associate with Miller Thomson LLP in Toronto, says that, despite an organization’s best efforts, human error is inescapable. In a recent article Charleston co-authored, he cited a statistic from the Canadian Survey of Cyber Security and...


Standalone Cyber Coverage a Smart Move as Courts Wrestle with Scope of Computer Fraud and Funds Transfer Fraud Provisions

Cyber Security As Benjamin Franklin said, “[o]ne ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Canada’s businesses are taking this to heart. According to the Canadian Survey of Cyber Security and Cybercrime, released on October 15, 2018, Canadian businesses...


Canadian Transborder Data Transfers: OPC Releases Supplemental Discussion Document

As we discussed in a recent blog post on this important issue, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (“OPC”) last month announced its intention to interpret the “transfer” of personal information as a “disclosure” rather than a “use”...