Mondaq Middle East & Africa: Privacy > Data Protection
Oneworld Ltd
On October 10, the United Arab Emirates has been removed from the European Union's list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes, together with Switzerland.
Taxaide Professional Services Ltd
The National Housing Fund, which was established by the NHF Act of 1992, is a scheme created by the Federal Government to cater for the housing needs of the Nigerian citizenry.
Deloitte Nigeria
As anticipated in our tax alert of 21 October 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Deep Offshore and Inland Basin (Production Sharing Contract) Act (DOIBPSCA)
AELEX
The NCCP provides a migration framework for the public sector to utilise cloud services.
Deloitte Nigeria
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on 28 October 2019, released a circular ("the Circular") informing the public about the deployment of an automated e-form ‘NXP' (the Form)
Andersen Tax LP
On 4 November 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contracts Act Amendment Bill (the Act).
ENSafrica
On Friday many South Africans awoke to the news that Ajay Gupta, Atul Gupta and Rajesh Gupta and their close associate Salim Essa, had been sanctioned by the United States government ...
SWVG Inc.
Swartz maintained from the outset that Tulisa had not contravened the Competition Act.
SWVG Inc.
An estimate of 720 unopposed Applications are enrolled on a weekly basis.
ENSafrica
An article that appeared in the Harvard Business Review recently, When fandom clashes with IP law (Madhavi Sunder),
Clyde & Co
In this month's legal briefing, we set out the additional requirements imposed on payment system providers by the Bank of Tanzania (the BoT).
STA Law Firm
The month of October brought about a monumental change in Tanzania when on 23 October 2019, the Court of Appeal passed a judgment that minor women
Bowmans
The Companies Registry of Tanzania at the Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA) has issued a notice (the ORS Notice) urging all Tanzanian companies, Tanzanian branches of foreign ...
Bowmans
The Bank of Tanzania recently published the Microfinance (Non-Deposit Taking Microfinance Service Providers) Regulations (Regulations) issued under the Microfinance Act, 2018 (MFA).
Clyde & Co
The Bank of Tanzania (the BoT) exercising its powers under section 60(1) and (2) of the Microfinance Act of 2018 (the Act) has published the Microfinance (Non-Deposit Taking ...
ENSafrica
The cornerstone of contract law is the freedom to contract and in many cases it may also include the choice of dispute resolution
ENSafrica
An increase in global digitisation has resulted in the extensive use of social media.
Ligomarc Advocates
In my early twenties when I left the university getting a decent job was not as hard as it is today.
Ligomarc Advocates
This is my current obsession without a doubt and it is not about to blacken out.
Clyde & Co
The UAE has established a committee to investigate the potential merger of the Insurance Authority into the Securities and Commodities Authority, to form a single financial services regulator.
STA Law Firm
As announced by the Dubai International Financial Centre ("DIFC") on 14 December 2014, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has enacted the DIFC
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
On the 1st of October 2017, the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) implemented an Excise Tax on certain products, including 100% on both tobacco-related products and energy drinks and 50%
Mayer Brown
The UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation recently issued new implementation rules with respect to Article 14 of the UAE Federal Labour Relations Act No. 8 of 1980, known as the "Emiratisation Program – Tawteen," ...
STA Law Firm
India and Maldives signed a treaty on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters on October 2019 as Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar and his Maldivian ...
ENSafrica
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The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) continues its journey to realize the Vision 2030 by creating a thriving economy that is open for business. With a global expansion in the size of the e-commerce
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CJEU holds cookie consent must be active and explicit. The Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU") issued a decision in a case discussing companies' use of cookies under the ...
Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz
Right-to-be-forgotten is limited to the EU. The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) handed down its judgment in Google's appeal against the CNIL – the French Data Protection Authority...
ENSafrica
If you think your organisation has never experienced a data breach, it may be time to reconsider: it has likely happened on several occasions without you even being aware of it.
AELEX
The introduction of the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation issued by the National Information Technology Development Agency in January 2019 has created a shift in how organisations process personal information.
AELEX
With more organisations migrating their functionalities online, the NDPR issued by the National Information Technology Development Agency on the 25th of January 2019, could not have come at a more crucial time.
AELEX
It is also important to look at image rights from the data protection angle. The images of persons amount to data and therefore must be handled according to data protection principles.
Werksmans Attorneys
If your business has met all the requirements of European data privacy regulations, do you then also comply with South Africa's Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA)?
ENSafrica
While South Africa currently does not have specific data protection legislation in force, it should, however, be noted that the European Union General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") ...
Werksmans Attorneys
Companies that fail to protect their customers' personal information may face class action suits once the Protection of Personal Information Act comes into force in South Africa.
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