About IT.CAN

The Canadian IT Law Association ("IT.CAN") was founded in 1997 by a group of Canadian information technology lawyers from across the country. It was intended to provide a national forum for Canadian practitioners to discuss the uniquely Canadian aspects of IT law and related fields of e-commerce and intellectual property.

Objects of The Canadian IT Law Association ("IT.Can")


  • Offer programs and content to keep pace with how evolving technology shapes law and vice versa
  • Create opportunities for the sharing of information within the diverse community of professionals at the intersection of technology and business
  • Provide opportunities for relationship building and networking across this diverse community
  • Provide a forum for those new to technology legal issues to grow their knowledge in this area
  • Seek and encourage collaboration between IT.Can and other relevant professional associations, groups and individuals with compatible interests

Last updated August 10, 2016.