Sparke Helmore Lawyers
This recent case marked the first award of aggravated damages by the Federal Privacy Commissioner in a determination.
Those types of personal disclosure may still be permitted under the Privacy Act as long as your house is in order.
We discuss the OAIC's findings in relation to a range of consumer loyalty programs.
Clyde & Co
The protection of data, whether it be personal information or trade secrets, and the vulnerability of that data to misuse for commercial gain are issues that Governments all around the world grapple with.
On March 22, the Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of China published drafts of the Business Services Specification for Mobile Commodity E-commerce and Business Services Specification for Cross-border Commodity E-commerce.
On December 27, 2015, China's legislature adopted a new anti-terrorism law with several data privacy and cybersecurity provisions.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 19 July 2016, the DH discovered suspicious files on the computer server hosting its Immunisation Record System. The suspicious files were believed to have been saved on the server after a breach of the security system...
On April 25, the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data ("PCPD") released a media statement revealing that an insurance agent was convicted of two offenses under the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance.
On April 15, PCPD announced that it had joined the Global Privacy Enforcement Network to conduct a privacy sweep from April 11, examining data privacy issues relating to Internet of Things devices.
Mayer Brown JSM
Hong Kong's Privacy Commissioner has issued a revised Code of Practice on Human Resource Management (the "Code") and a revised Privacy Guidelines for Monitoring and Personal Data Privacy...
PCPD Investigates Data Leakage Incident
PCPD Investigates Security Vulnerability Of Town Website
On January 26, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data ("PCPD") reported that it received a record number of complaints in 2015.
Section 43A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 addresses the penalties for non-compliance by a recipient of Protected Data under the I.T. Rules.
Singh & Associates
There is an increase in technology and e-commerce related problems with the advent in technology in the recent past.
On March 8, the Cabinet submitted a bill to the Diet to amend the law protecting personal information held by administrative institutions.
Japanese Government Issues Cybersecurity Guidelines
Japan Amends Personal Information Protection Act And Reorganizes Specific Personal Information Protection Commission
Colibri Kazakhstan LLP
We live in the world of high technologies, where information is available for everyone. Nowadays, well-developed technologies afford people to have an access for any type of data.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
At the end of February, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan enacted Decree No. 117, providing that the types of personal data to be stored in the state's electronic database are: ..