Personal Data Protection Act 2010: Practical Steps to Compliance

When: Wed, February 19, 9am – 12pm, 2014
Where: Wisma FMM, Bandar Sri Damansara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 200
Info: Brochure | Venue

The Personal Data Protection Act 2010 (PDPA) gazetted on 2 June 2010, came into force on 15 November 2013. The Act applies to any person who processes and who has control over or authorises the processing of any personal data in respect of commercial transactions.  Data users belonging to 11 classes of data users  are also required by the law to be registered as data users under this Act. Objectives:
  • Understand the salient provisions of the PDPA
  • Learn proactive measures to be adopted by businesses to comply with data protection and privacy obligations imposed by the PDPA
  • Obtain tips on drafting the required notices and consents
  • Seek clarification on compliance issues
Speaker: Jillian Chia, Partner, SKRINE