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PPI Bill or PPI Act

Are you looking for the PPI Bill or PPI Act? Most people refer to it as POPI. POPI might not be the right name or the one that Parliament want people to call it, but POPI has become the common [...]

By | September 13th, 2013|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , , , |

Latest version of the Protection of Personal Information Bill

Are you looking to download the latest version of the Protection of Personal Information Bill? You actually need to look at the Protection of Personal Information Act because the Bill has been enacted and is now an Act. A bill is [...]

Update on the PPI Bill (June 2010)

On 21 May 2010 and again on 4 June 2010 the sub-committee for Justice and Constitutional Development met to discuss further the Protection of Personal Information Bill. While most of the discussion was about minor amendments to the Bill, the [...]

By | June 9th, 2010|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

Current status of the PPI Bill

The PPI Bill or POPI was again debated by the the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee for Justice on 2 March 2010. Various issues were raised and debated.  The final section of the minutes read as follows: "The Chairperson expressed concern over [...]

By | March 9th, 2010|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , |

The Protection of Personal Information Bill Conference

The Institute for International Research (IIR) is holding a conference on the Protection of Personal Information Bill (PPI Bill) and how it will be affecting businesses. The conference will run from 17 March 2010 to the 18 March 2010 at [...]

By | January 26th, 2010|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , |

Protection of Personal Information Bill – the implications for you

Are you wondering what the implications of the Protection of Personal Information Bill are for you? On the one hand, virtually every organisation processes personal information - it is an important part of business. Up until now, there have been very few [...]

By | August 24th, 2009|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , , , |

Data Privacy in South Africa

What is the law regards data privacy in South Africa? In terms of our law, the right to privacy is protected in terms of our common law and section 14 of the Constitution of South Africa 1996. In both instances, [...]

By | June 17th, 2008|Categories: POPI and Data Protection|Tags: , |