Introduction to Data Privacy

The legal concept of – how the law understands it and why it is important.

Topics covered are:

  1. Why ?
  2. Aspects of
  3. ; Consent, Security, Right to Know and Correct
Introduction to Data Privacy
 

Global Approaches to Data Privacy Protection

It is important to know more about the two major legal approaches to that influenced our own.

  1. The European Union's Directive or “rights-based approach”
  2. The framework developed under the auspices of the United States and countries under the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum or the “markets-based approach”
Global Approaches to Data Privacy Protection
 

The Philippine Data Privacy Act,
Personal Information

This module will cover:

  1. The concept of , a central part of
  2. Understanding what is key to determining whether a particular data or processes is covered by the law
  3. What rights or responsibilities should be applicable
The Philippine Data Privacy Act, Personal Information
 

The Philippine Data Privacy Act,
Actors and Processing

This module talks about the in detail: Its main features, as well as the persons and activities that it regulates.

This will cover discussion on:

  1. The persons that are the main concern of the law - the , as well as the controller and processor
  2. The activities that the law regulates - the processing of
The Philippine Data Privacy Act, Actors and Processing
 

Rights and Responsibilities

This module will discuss the rights of the concerning their , as well as the responsibilities of controllers and processors.

Topics covered are:

  1. Rights vs. Responsibilities
  2. Transparency
  3. Legitimate Purpose
  4. Proportionality
Rights and Responsibilities
 

, Prohibited Acts and Penalties

This module will talk about the , its functions and the tools at its disposal to implement the provisions of the law. It will discuss acts that are prohibited under the law and their corresponding penalties.

This covers discussion on acts that are prohibited under the law and their corresponding penalties, such as:

  1. Unauthorized processing
  2. Improper disposal
  3. Unauthorized access or intentional breach
  4. Unauthorized access due to negligence
  5. Concealment of security breaches
National Privacy Commission, Prohibited Acts and Penalties
 

Government Responsibilities Under the Data Privacy Act

This module will focus on how the , as well as new rules from the , deal with held by the government.

This will cover:

  1. The application of to Government Agencies
  2. Responsibilities
  3. Requirements, Government Processing of Sensitive
  4. Memorandum Circulars from the
Government Responsibilities Under the Data Privacy Act