Mondaq Asia Pacific: Privacy
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The myriad of privacy laws that apply to health information make it challenging for health providers to know and comply.
Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers
Organisations bound by the Privacy Act need to consider how to minimise damage caused by missing personal information.
Stacks Law Firm
Revenge porn is the distribution of sexually-explicit images of a person without their consent, often by an ex-partner.
Jones Day
The guide describes how particular interference with privacy may be serious and details the OAIC's policy in seeking civil penalty orders.
Reed Smith
In July 2015, China released its new draft cybersecurity law, which will potentially have far-reaching consequences for network operators and companies doing business in China.
Jones Day
Network operators using citizens' personal information would also have to provide notice and obtain consent where appropriate.
Jones Day
On July 1, the National People's Congress ("NPC") passed the National Security Law (source document in Chinese).
Jones Day
In May, the Nanjing Municipal Intermediate People's Court ruled that the personalized Baidu advertisement using cookie technology is not an infringement of privacy rights.
McDermott Will & Emery
This year's historic stock market rise and crash was only the most visible sign of overall economic turmoil in China.
Reed Smith
In May, the Intermediate People's Court of Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province, published its civil judgment ruling that the search engine Baidu's use of cookies, used to personalise advertisements aimed at consumers when they enter onto certain third-party websites, does not infringe an individual's right to privacy.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 8 July 2015, the People's Congress released the first draft of the Cyber-security Law (the "Cyber Law") for public comment.
Jones Day
On March 15, the State Administration for Industry and Commerce's Measures for Punishments against Infringements on Consumers Right and Interests (source document in Chinese) became effective.
Foley & Lardner
Manufacturers with operations, employees, and/or customers in China must be aware of a long list of China-specific data-flow and content restrictions.
Jones Day
PCPD Releases Results Of Hong Kong Accountability Benchmarking Micro-Study
Jones Day
The PCPD developed a website called "Youth Privacy Portal" that provides information on personal data privacy for children and parents.
Jones Day
The results of this privacy sweep will be published in the fall.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 9 and 14 September 2015, Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited and Links International Relocation Limited respectively were convicted for breaching the direct marketing provisions under the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance.
Mayer Brown JSM
In May 2015, the Hong Kong Privacy Commissioner announced the results of a study carried out in October 2014, which revealed that children are now going online at a much younger age than ever before.
Jones Day
The guidelines state that any intrusion on privacy caused by drones must be proportional to the benefit derived from their use.
Jones Day
The PCPD commented that the Education Bureau should apply the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance when determining whether or not to disclose individual teachers' personal data and the exact personal data to be disclosed.
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Singh & Associates
With the advent of technology and e-commerce, the problems related to the same are also increasing day by day.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
China's top legislative body adopted a new National Security Law on 1 July 2015. Under this law, foreign investments will be subject to a national security review.
Sparke Helmore Lawyers
The government intends to introduce a mandatory data breach notification scheme, and will consult on draft legislation.
Dentons Worldwide
Peter Humphrey and his wife were indicted by a Shanghai court on August 8, 2014 for illegally obtaining and selling private information of Chinese citizens.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Users need to trust that the health apps they are using have safeguards in place to protect their personal heath data.
Singh & Associates
Right to Freedom of Speech and Expression has emerged as a sine qua non in a democracy.
Carroll & O'Dea
Emails, attachments and spreadsheets are included in the modern legal workplace, and can create a lot of controversy.
McDermott Will & Emery
Effective March 15, 2015, China’s State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) will implement the new Measures for Penalties for Infringing upon the Rights and Interests of Consumers (Measures).
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
As we predicted some months ago, a Bill to amend Japan’s Act on protection of personal information (Act number 57 of 2003) was submitted to the Japanese Parliament on 10th March last.
Holding Redlich
Australian ISPs and telcos will be required to retain prescribed consumer metadata for a minimum period of two years.
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