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FOCUS: Retailers, insurers, car manufacturers and the fast-growing software company Uber are among the businesses that should take note of the increased regulatory scrutiny being placed on restrictions of access to data. 26 Sep 2016
Rights to privacy and data protection should be given greater consideration by competition regulators when assessing whether or not to approve proposed mergers between companies, an EU watchdog has said. 26 Sep 2016
Businesses faced with the theft or unauthorised use of their confidential data have a suite of remedies available to them in the civil courts to recover that data or prevent its further use.
Section 33 of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) is likely to come into force in Hong Kong soon. Here is how employers can prepare in advance to ensure that they comply.
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in November 2012.
This guide is based on UK law. It was written and last reviewed in January 2010.
This guide was last updated on 24th November 2009 and concerns a new law for the European Union.
The APEC Privacy Framework has been put forward as a foundation on which to build a global privacy framework. The lack of detail in the Framework makes it a shaky foundation that risks creating national privacy laws and rules that would be inconsistent...
Documents newly published reveal that some of the UK's biggest energy suppliers were split over the UK government's decision to delay a review of a data privacy framework for smart meters. 23 Sep 2016
Manufacturers looking to test and deploy 'driverless' cars in the US will be asked to carry out a "safety assessment" and send the results to a US regulator under a new policy framework set by the US government. 23 Sep 2016
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