Author: Disini & Disini Law Office

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) has released new materials to supplement the Data Privacy Act (DPA). The new materials, located in the “Our Services” section of privacy.gov.ph, is divided into three (3) modules, specifically “ I Want to Know More”, “I Want to Comply”, and...

Information is a cornerstone of modern life and lies at the heart of any business. The Data Privacy Act of 2012, set to be fully implemented by September 2017, will have far reaching impacts on how businesses handle information. ...

[caption id="attachment_5460" align="alignright" width="150"] Image from http://www.philstar.com[/caption] MANILA, Philippines - The National Privacy Commission (NPC) yesterday took the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to task and ordered it to take serious measures to address its data vulnerabilities after a desktop computer containing voters’ data was physically stolen...

[caption id="attachment_4749" align="alignright" width="300"] Genesis Toys[/caption] My Friend Cayla is a smiling, blonde doll that can answer questions and play games by pairing with a smart device. She might also be spying on you. German watchdog group the Bundesnetzagentur (Federal Network Agency for Electricity, Gas, Telecommunications, Post...

[caption id="attachment_4742" align="alignright" width="300"] Photograph by Agliolo Mike — Getty Images/Photo Researchers RM[/caption] Companies experimenting with artificial intelligence technologies may find it challenging over the next few years, as they expand their operations in Europe. That’s because by May 2018, tough new European Union rules related...