David is principal at David Young Law, a privacy and regulatory counsel practice. He has been advising clients on privacy issues since prior to the enactment of Canada’s private sector privacy laws. David advises both private and public sectors on all aspects of privacy law including compliance procedures, data sharing, employee privacy, personal health information, security, consent, de-identification and access to information. He advises on marketing matters including digital advertising, anti-spam, social media and food and drug law. David’s practice also includes corporate regulatory compliance. He is a co-author of Canadian Advertising and Marketing Law (Carswell) and Marketing Communications Services Agreement – Commentary and Model Agreement 5th ed. (Association of Canadian Advertisers). David is the 2015 recipient of the Ontario Bar Association’s Karen Spector Memorial Award for Excellence in Privacy Law. He is an Executive member of the CBA’s National Privacy and Access Law Section and is a member of the Canadian Marketing Association’s Ethics and Standards Committee. David is recognized as a ranked lawyer in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, Chambers & Partners' 2017 Chambers Canada Guide and The Best Lawyers in Canada.