Ensuring protection of children’s personal data

Ensuring protection of children’s personal data

Over the years, protecting children’s informational privacy has become a controversial issue. From a legal perspective, there are two questions: to what extent does it depend upon parental control and consent, and how is this factor incorporated into the law seeking to protect children’s informational privacy?
Planning crucial for personal data protection overhaul

Planning crucial for personal data protection overhaul

The Ministry of Public Security’s draft decree on personal data protection is expected to impact the free flow of data once it takes effect in December. Philip Ziter, lawyer at Russin & Vecchi, analyses possible impacts based on the existing draft.
Vietnam bulking up protection of online information

Vietnam bulking up protection of online information

In Vietnam, the government has drafted a new decree on the protection of personal data, expected to come into effect at the end of the year.
Data leaks and identity theft a rising concern

Data leaks and identity theft a rising concern 1

The recent arrest of a Vietnamese national arriving at a French airport once again proves how serious the consequences of personal data leak can be.