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More information is likely to be considered to be personal data by UK courts in light of a new ruling by the EU's highest court, a data protection law expert has said. 20 Oct 2016
The US government has called on the US Court of Appeals to rehear a case which concerns the extent to which US authorities have a right to access data about US citizens stored overseas. 19 Oct 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...
Online retailers have been urged to act now to prepare for stiffer rules on keeping payment card data secure which come into force next month. 17 Oct 2016
The UK government is considering whether to introduce new "incentives" to improve the way businesses manage cyber risk. 17 Oct 2016
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