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FOCUS: The anticipated rise in the use of robots will force manufacturers to rethink contracts with technology suppliers to ensure risks stemming from their use can be passed on. 25 Aug 2016
A public censure from a data protection authority can lead to the worst outcomes for businesses responsible for data privacy failings, an expert has said. 25 Aug 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...
Public bodies cannot unilaterally decide that they will not disclose any personal data when asked to hand over information they hold, an information law watchdog has said. 24 Aug 2016
A data protection authority (DPA) in Germany is considering raising a legal challenge against the European Commission's endorsement of the Privacy Shield, a framework designed to facilitate the transfer of personal data between the EU and US, according to... 23 Aug 2016
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