Countdown to Data Privacy

Held last October 11, 2017, “Countdown to Data Privacy focused on educating various institutions on the core and critical issues in complying with the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (DPA), including the role of information security in the compliance process, the best practices for breach management, the impact of the DPA on certain industries and the proper application as provided by law.  Organized by Disini Law Office, eLegal and Data Privacy Philippines, this symposium featured the expertise of National Privacy Commission Raymund Liboro, NPC Deputy Commissioners Ivy Patdu and Francis Acero, ECC International Technical Director Kamesh Ganeson and the Disini Data Privacy Core Team lead by Atty. Jj Disini.  

 Local News

  • The National Privacy Commission told telecommunications companies this week to make sure that effective data privacy and protection is a part of their consumer services. In his speech at the general m...

  • Concerns over national security and were raised this week in the hearing on the entry of Mislatel, the country’s new telco player.    Senator Grace Poe, the chairperson of the Committee on Public Serv...

International News

  • NPC Chief of Policy Review Division, Vida Zora Bocar, said this week that the agency will start an intensified campaign against firms not complying with the Data Privacy Act starting next year. Bocar ...

  • Amazon India has said that it is carrying out an investigation into reports of alleged data leakage involving its Indian and US employees. Several workers from both countries had reportedly been dismi...


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