subject to the South African President, the Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013 ("POPIA") is due to come into effect on 1 April 2020. What should organisations do to start getting ready
the Chairperson of the Information Regulator, Advocate Pansy Tlakula, recently sent a request to President Cyril Ramaphosa to declare that the remaining provisions of the Protection...
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Recently, the Information Regulator approached South Africa's President to issue a commencement date of 1 April 2020 for the remaining provisions of the POPI Act.
Chairperson of the Information Regulator, Advocate Pansy Tlakula, recently sent a request to President Cyril Ramaphosa ...
Data Privacy Day is an initiative of the Council of Europe that was first launched in 2007. It is now celebrated internationally and the primary purpose is to increase data protection and online...
In issue 5, we spoke about the Rugby World Cup win and the players' right to privacy. On a
different note, former Springbok lock,...
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Throw into the mixing bowl: The burgeoning sophistication of radical terror groups; Moore's law (the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit doubles about every two years);
The exponential development of technology in recent years has meant that cybercrimes are no longer just an occurrence in Hollywood movies. South Africans...
The Rugby World Cup win and the fervour which surrounds this glorious win remain fresh in almost every corner of South African society.
A lot of attention has been given to the changes in the South African legislative framework in so far as it relates to Cannabis.
The Act sets out certain exceptions to the abovementioned rule.
This is the first in a four-part series of articles discussing data breaches, privacy and protection.
The right to privacy is a fundamental right afforded to all South African citizens in terms of the Constitution.
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)?
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.
ENSafrica's specialist data privacy and cybersecurity law experts are pleased to provide you
with our first privacy in brief focusing on data privacy,...
The latest social media trend to go viral is the face-altering software FaceApp, which uses a filter to make users look older.
The Oxford Dictionary defines doxing as "Searching for and publishing private or identifying information about a particular individual on the Internet, typically with malicious intent."
South Africa's diverse economy, strategic role in Africa and political history create a unique business and regulatory environment.
Gone are the days when a helicopter had to be hired to secure fantastic shots of a neighbourhood or local stadium in anticipation of a major public or private event.