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HHG Legal Group
Article discusses the gap in laws protecting privacy in Australia, particularly in relation to health.
Holding Redlich
Australian businesses should assess whether their operations may lead to GDPR regulation and be aware of the issues.
Sparke Helmore Lawyers
Article discusses new notifiable data breach scheme and how it applies to health service providers. .
Bartier Perry
Until the introduction of this Scheme in 2018, Australia's mandatory data breach notification laws were limited.
Dentons
Following EU's release of General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") and numerous nations or regions' issuance of data protection laws including Russia, Singapore, Australia, Canada, India and South Korea, ...
Mayer Brown JSM
On 1 May 2018, the "Information Security Technology – Personal Information Security Specification" by China's National Information Security Standardization Technical Committee will come into effect.
Jones Day
On January 2, the National Information Security Standardization Technical Committee released the final version of the "GB/T 35273-2017 Information Security Technology—Personal Information Security Specification" ...
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Where the processing of personal data, provided by an individual with his/her consent, is carried out by automated means, the individual should be allowed to receive such data.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The General Data Protection Regulation aimed at the protection of the personal data of the persons residing in the European Union. This regulation is being brought into force for superseding the Data Protection Directive.
Jones Day
On January 2, PCPD fined a large grocery chain HK$3,000 for using customers' personal data in direct marketing campaigns without obtaining prior consent, in violation of section 35E(1) ...
Jones Day
On December 18, 2017, PCPD released the 2017 Study Report on User Control over Personal Data in Customer Loyalty and Reward Programs and a study titled Inspection Report...
Jones Day
On December 4, 2017, PCPD noted the issues of personal data privacy arising from the use of drones. PCPD cautioned that the use of drones should comply with the requirements of the Personal Data ...
Jones Day
In December 2017, the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data ("PCPD") issued guidance titled Data Protection & Business Facilitation—Guiding Principles for Small and Medium Enterprises ...
Nishith Desai Associates
Webinar: Digital Privacy: First Step Towards Data Localization (Apr 26, 2018)Intro (Video)
Nishith Desai Associates
Webinar: Digital Privacy: First Step Towards Data Localization (Apr 26, 2018)Session (Video)
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Firstly, data subjects have the right to obtain confirmation from the controller as to whether or not their personal data are being processed.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The protection of privacy rights of the children is of utmost importance in the age of digitalization.
Nishith Desai Associates
While India has its share of unicorns, most have adapted global business models.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
As per Article 6 of the General Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred as ‘GDPR'), the processing of a European resident's personal data shall be lawful only if and to the extent...
NovoJuris Legal
In November 2017, reports confirming a massive data hack at Uber compromising data of almost 57 million users surfaced online.
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Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Flying drones raise many legal risks - cyber-security, crime, product liability, employee safety, trespass and privacy.
Vaish Associates Advocates
Data Protection refers to the set of privacy laws, policies and procedures that aim to minimise intrusion into one's privacy caused by the collection, storage and dissemination of personal data. Personal data generally refers to the information or data which relate to a person who can be identified from that information or data whether collected by any Government or any private organization or an agency.
Holman Webb
A genomic profile may help a doctor make personalised health decisions, but also raises a number of ethical challenges.
Marque Lawyers
It's not okay to record someone in their home, but legal protection from this type of behaviour is not straightforward.
Carroll & O'Dea
Retailers should be alert to these new reporting requirements and also the broad scope of information that is covered.
Gilchrist Connell
Recent NSW SC decision shows the far reaching powers of Australian courts to enforce limits on international social media.
Trilegal
On 24 August 2017, the Supreme Court of India in a historic judgement declared the right to privacy as a fundamental right protected under the Indian Constitution.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Unlike the European Union which adopted the Data Protection Directive in 1995 and has most recently passed the General Data Protection Regulation that is scheduled to become enforceable...
Clyde & Co
The new notifiable data breach (NDB) regime comes into force on 22 February 2018. Clyde & Co's national cyber team has prepared a series of articles highlighting key issues ...
Carroll & O'Dea
Companies must now notify individuals and the Government of data breaches that cause personal information to be compromised.
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