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Japanese Act on the Protection of Personal Information (APPI) – a heads up

The Act on the Protection of Personal Information (APPI) is one of Japan's most important laws and the Japanese Parliament recently amended it. In response to the increased processing of personal information in society and various sectors (such as the [...]

Data privacy or data protection in South Africa

What is the law regards data privacy or data protection in South Africa? Does South Africa have a Data Protection Act? In terms of South African law, the right to privacy is protected in terms of the common law [...]

By |2019-11-13T14:10:38+02:00January 28th, 2018|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

Privacy by Design under the GDPR

Privacy by design or data protection by design is a real requirement under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for organisations that the GDPR applies to. It is no longer an abstract and unenforceable legal concept. You now have to [...]

By |2019-06-27T12:48:23+02:00February 2nd, 2017|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , , |

Cookie Law in South Africa

What is the cookie law in South Africa? Many people ask us because the law relating to cookies is such a big issue in many other countries. Do you need to get a user’s (aka data subject’s) consent before using [...]

By |2019-07-25T13:39:24+02:00March 9th, 2015|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , , |