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Middle East & Africa
Maher Milad Iskander
The introduction of the law is the most recent effort by the Egyptian government to modernize and safeguard the way digital interactions occur on a day to day basis.
European Union
Yigal Arnon & Co
On July 16, 2020, in a landmark decision, the European Court of Justice invalidated the European Union (EU) -United States (US) Privacy Shield Framework. The EU-US Privacy Shield Framework...
Yigal Arnon & Co
On July 23, the Ministry of Justice published a draft bill to amend Protection of Privacy Law, 1981 (the "Privacy Law") for purposes of public comment.
The COVID-19 pandemic hit the world in an unprecedented manner and, in just a few months, it has had such a profound impact on the world of work.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
Data privacy has become one of the defining socio-cultural and economic issue of our time. The challenges of data security in our world today instigated the development of data protection laws...
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
In the dawn of the era of big data analytics, where large volumes of structured and unstructured data are processed, analysed and traded, data has become an invaluable asset to most organisations.
LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
At the heart of the US election probe following recent developments from US Congress' hearing is the claim that Facebook's users' data were misused by Cambridge Analytica to manipulate voters' choice.
Olumide Babalola LP
In a reaction to TikTok's various data privacy breaches and likelihood of further breach, a not-for-profit organisation -(Laws and Rights Awareness Initiative) has approached the High Court of Ogun State...
South Africa
The CRS imposes obligations on financial institutions to exchange tax and financial information on a global level with other countries - this cross-border transfer of sensitive financial data between jurisdiction raises data privacy and protection concerns.
The collection and processing of personal data is regulated to protect privacy and ensure that data collection is proportional to the seriousness of the threat caused by the pandemic.
The Information Regulator has developed draft Guidelines on the Registration of Information Officers ("guidelines") as per the Protection of Personal Information Act
POPI, South Africa's legislation dealing specifically and exclusively with data protection, will largely come into force on 1 July 2020. A responsible party
Ikigai Law
Digital identity programs in jurisdictions with weak privacy regulations face the risk of commodification, breach and misuse.
Adams & Adams
It has been officially announced that numerous sections of the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 (POPIA) will commence on 1 July 2020.
The much anticipated and deeply needed Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 ("POPIA"), which gives effect to the constitutional right to privacy in South Africa, will soon commence.
Clyde & Co
On 22 June 2020, South African President, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa announced the commencement of the remaining provisions of the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 ("POPI").
While the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to affect every aspect of our lives, we cannot overlook the importance of privacy and data protection.
United Arab Emirates
Clyde & Co
The DIFC Authority has recently announced the release of the new DIFC Data Protection Law, which will come into force on 1 July 2020.
Clyde & Co
The DIFC Authority has recently announced the release of the new DIFC Data Protection Law, which will come into force on 1 July 2020
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