Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Corporation

Google Canada Corporation / Sabrina Geremia, Managing Director

Registration Information

In-house Corporation name: Google Canada Corporation
Responsible Officer Name: Sabrina Geremia, Managing Director 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2008-02-05
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 934322-16607

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 547

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 41

Version 1 of 66 (2008-02-05 to 2008-08-13)

Version 1 of 66 (2008-02-05 to 2008-08-13) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Information about Responsible Officer and Corporation

Corporation: Google Canada Corporation
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View, CA  94043
United States of America
Telephone number: 650-253-0000
Fax number: 650-253-0001  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: Kent Walker, President  
Description of activities: Provider of internet products and services.
The client is a subsidiary of the following parent companies: Google Inc.
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View, CA
United States of America 94043

Coalition The corporation is not a member of a coalition.
Subsidiary: The corporation does not have any subsidiaries that could be affected by the outcome of the undertaking.
Other direct interests The corporation's activities are not controlled or directed by another individual, organization or corporation with a direct interest in the outcome of this undertaking.
Was the corporation funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Corporation

Name: Jacob Glick
Position title: Canada Policy Counsel
Public offices held: No
Name: William Patry
Position title: Senior Copyright Counsel
Public offices held: No
Name: Kent Walker
Position title: President
Public offices held: No

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Canadian Heritage (PCH), Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), Competition Tribunal (CT), Industry Canada
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Intellectual Property, Science and Technology, Telecommunications
Subject Matter: Retrospective: Copyright policy, telecom policy, internet regulations, privacy.
Subject Matter: Prospective: Meetings with ministers, staff and senior bureaucrats to discuss issues relating to our company and also relating to copyright legislation.

Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter

Categories Description
Policy or Program Copyright policy
Regulation Internet regulations
Regulation Privacy
Policy or Program Telecom policy.