Once fully implemented, the Philippines’ Data Privacy Act would be one of the most far-reaching legislation for both the private and public sectors.
Information is at the center of the modern enterprise. Personal information allows businesses to unlock new products and services for their customers.
It can make governments more responsive to individual citizens. Everyday, we provide our personal information in order to make products and services more valuable.
The law provides new protections to data subjects – the individuals who submit their personal information. At the same time, in imposes specific duties to persons and organizations that process that information.