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How have businesses structured their compliance with PoPI?

How have businesses structured their compliance with PoPI?  Everywhere you turn you find companies offering you a download of something in exchange for your contact details. Social media companies collect more data than ever before, and analytics is turning that information into a competitive advantage for them. To protect your data privacy yet enable businesses read more..

By |2020-08-22T19:16:42+02:00Aug 22nd, 2020|PoPI Act requirements|0 Comments

Processing of personal information – what you need to know

The processing of personal information is an important compliance matter for all businesses these days. By now most people know that the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (the “PoPI Act”) is the law with effect 1 July 2020.  Every public and private enterprise has to comply, and a grace period of 1 read more..

The PoPI-RAM Toolkit will help you to comply with the Act

Compliance with the PoPI Act is required by 1 July 2021.  The PoPI-RAM toolkit will help you to comply with the Act.  PoPI RAM is the acronym for the PoPI Readiness Assessment Module. All businesses need to assess the relative level of compliance readiness of all their respective departments responsible for the personal information of clients, read more..

Protection of Personal Information Act – are you on top of your game?

The article written by Lucien Pierce of Phukubje Pierce Masithela Attorneys of Johannesburg was used as input for this summary. It can be found here. The PoPI Act was signed into law in November 2013. However, PoPI isn't effective yet. The president still has to decide on the commencement date. Not only do we need read more..

By |2020-07-25T13:14:14+02:00Apr 12th, 2020|In:Sight, PoPI Act requirements, Protection of Personal Information Act|Comments Off on Protection of Personal Information Act – are you on top of your game?
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