Notes from the Asia-Pacific region, 23 July 2021

(Jul 22, 2021) Namaste from India! It has been an action-packed couple of weeks here in India on the privacy front. Reflecting on the recent incidents and d... Read More

US working on Asia-Pacific digital pact and other updates

(Jul 22, 2021) The Wall Street Journal Read More

Columnist: Proposed doxxing law a case of ‘legal overreach’

(Jul 22, 2021) In an op-ed for the South China Morning Post, Columnist Cliff Buddle writes proposed changes to data privacy laws to address doxxing in Hong Kong are “anothe... Read More

Two airports in Japan using facial recognition at checkpoints

(Jul 22, 2021) Japan’s Narita International Airport and Haneda Airport installed facial recognition technology at baggage and security checkpoints, The Japan Times reports.... Read More

Proposed DNA data law in India raises privacy concerns

(Jul 22, 2021) India’s proposed DNA Technology Regulation Bill is raising privacy concerns, Reuters reports. The bill would create a DNA Regulatory Board and store DNA info... Read More

US Privacy Shield director wants replacement 'quickly;' US working on Asia-Pacific digital pact

(Jul 21, 2021) U.S. Privacy Shield Director Alex Greenstein Read More

How to manage privacy and AI risks within the same project

(Jul 21, 2021) Dealing with privacy risk has long been considered a necessity during project and process management, the same as considering technological risk. As artifici... Read More

Global News Roundup: July 13–19, 2021

(Jul 19, 2021) In this week’s global legislative roundup, Uber will pay a $9 million fine and provide sexual assault data under a settlement with the California Public Util... Read More

Roundup: Canada, EU, US and more

(Jul 19, 2021) In this week’s global legislative roundup, Uber will pay a $9 million fine and provide sexual assault data under a settlement with the California Public Util... Read More

US alleges cyberattacks by Chinese government, calls attention to Hong Kong law

(Jul 19, 2021) The White House, along with allied countries and partners, Read More