Tag: Personal Data

Getting prepared for the first personal information law in China

Big data analytics for many companies is crucial to identify personal consumption characteristics and increase sales. However, many consumers may oppose such practice since companies can mishandle personal information.   PIPL takes effect from 1 November 2021. Companies engaged in processing the personal information of individuals located in China are obliged to implement necessary measures.   Below,…

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Cybersecurity: protection of personal data

Last year, the Cybersecurity Law of the People’s Republic of China (CSL) came into effect from 1 June 2017. CSL brought about national standards for cybersecurity protection, specifying security measures for network operators and providers of network goods and services. Key aspects of the law were highlighted previously on this blog, of which you can…

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