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Deloitte Legal – Representing Tomorrow

International Privacy Day 2017

With International Privacy Day being celebrated recently, we recount the top data protection events of 2016.

With International Privacy Day being celebrated recently, we recount the top data protection events of 2016.

· South Africa has a new Information Regulatory appointed - Former IEC chairperson Advocate Pansy Tlakula.

· International: Privacy Shield between United States and European Union has been established.

· Further International Transfer Arrangements Globally - 'APEC' is being arranged.

· Apple Bites Back - should the FBI access their users devices?

· Authorities will increasingly seek to use technology to enhance their investigations - are you protecting the public or infringing on an individual’s right to privacy?

· South Africa needs to be aware of its POPI obligations, organisations have begun to implement POPI compliance.

 

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