2018/05/08 – 2018/05/08

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Searching Beyond the Hard Drive: How do you get the evidence and how do you present it in court.

In today’s world, the most relevant evidence is likely to be in the form of electronically stored information. This session will provide an overview of digital evidence in the modern age and will explore some of the emerging issues in Canadian case law today including the issue of privacy, information obtained from the cloud, searching remotely-located data and jurisdictional issues, etc…


Allison Moro is an academic and works for the public service in Ottawa. Originally from British Columbia, Allison has a Master of Arts degree in Legal Studies from Carleton University, a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Lethbridge and she studied Adult Education at the University of Manitoba and Saint Francis Xavier University. Allison is new to the field of digital forensics itself, however she enjoys the challenge and the intersection between technology and the law.

Adam Mauntah
Adam is a lawyer with the Department of Justice, or DOJ. He has served in the Legal Services Branch of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) since 2007, where he has specialized in criminal tax investigations. From 2015 – 2016, Adam went on a secondment to the International Assistance Group of the DOJ, where he dealt with requests to and from other countries for assistance under Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties. Before coming to the Department of Justice, Adam served as a civil litigator in private practice in Sudbury, Ontario. (Go Wolves!)

Adam has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Schulich School of Business at York University and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University. After growing up in Toronto and then spending all those years at York, Adam went east: first to Montreal to obtain a civil law degree from Université de Montréal, then across the pond to earn a Master of Laws degree, with a Specialization in International Business Law, from the London School of Economics. Adam is a member of the Bars of Ontario and New York, and a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.


  • 5:30 – 6:00 PM Registration, Networking, Cash Bar and Grill
  • 6:00 – 6:05 PM Introduction of Speaker
  • 6:05 – 7:20 PM Presentation
  • 7:20 – 7:30 PM Question Period
  • 7:30 PM Closing remarks


Members: free, included in your annual dues

Non-Members: $15.00