Data collection and use is important for a range of public and private sector entities and must be managed appropriately.
Businesses must remember the privacy principle of using personal information for the purposes for which it was collected.
Recent developments signal a tougher approach to privacy protection, although privacy class actions are more restricted.
Carroll & O'Dea
This NSW Bill proposes to provide remedies to individuals who have suffered a serious invasion of privacy.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
With the consumer data right (CDR) for the banking sector having commenced, focus is now shifting to the energy sector.
In September 2018, the Austrian Data Protection Authority imposed one of the first penalties for unlawfully operating video surveillance based on the GDPR in Europe.
Clark Wilson LLP
Zoom. Slack. Hangouts. If you hadn't heard about these remote productivity tools and others on the market before, you most certainly have by now.
n the fight against the spread of the Covid-19 virus, businesses have put in place different types of measures that may involve processing personal information.
Cookie banners are increasingly prevalent on internet sites.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright today launched its survey analysing regulatory and policy issues applicable to COVID-19 contact tracing and related tracking technology across 18 jurisdictions.
Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP
It is commonplace to provide certain levels of clearance to different individuals in an organization. Typically, individuals with more power will have more access rights than lower level employees.
Miller Thomson LLP
The COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented challenge for federal and provincial governments and other public health organizations in Canada.
East & Concord Partners
Cybersecurity and personal data protection witnessed rapid legislative developments in years of 2018 and 2019, while intensive enforcement activities were conducted by the competent authorities against noncompliance in 2019.
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
Recent days have been unprecedented for the vast population worldwide. Governments were called to take immediate measures for the protection of public health and come up with on the spot schemes to combat any problems...
Heuking Kuehn Lueer Wojtek PartGmbB
The Heidelberg Regional Court rejected an employee's claim for access to information about the employer's processing of his personal data insofar as this data is merely located in backup files of...
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
The novel coronavirus pandemic has created an immediate and immense need for scientific research. Amid this urgency, the European Data Protection Board (EDPB), during its twenty-third plenary session held on April 21...
The GRA has today issued guidance on temperature checking in the context of an increase in the practice of checking the temperature of employees and visitors as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
"The times, they are changing" are words that were famously written and sung by Bob Dylan a little less than six decades ago, but these words are truly coming to life now in the wake of the current circumstances.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The WHO on March 11, 2020, declared COVID-19 as a pandemic and effectively urged the countries to take all necessary steps and measures to detect, test, isolate, treat people in order to avoid handful of cases ...
A few years ago, Clive Humby coined the expression, "data is the new oil'.