Are data protection laws stifling technological innovation? – Polity

Road block ahead! Are data protection laws stifling technological innovation?

Oh, where the time has gone! It has been four years since the European Union’s flagship data privacy legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), came into force. Similarly, 1 July 2022 marked the first anniversary of the implementation of South Africa’s Protection of Personal Informa…

https://www.polity.org.za/article/road-block-ahead-are-data-protection-laws-stifling-technological-innovation-2022-08-05

Dire consequences for non-compliant companies – Polity

Dire consequences for non-compliant companies

A recent article by News24 reported on the arrest of two farmers with 39 undocumented Mozambican nationals on their premises. Both farmers are currently being held in custody on 18 charges, including human trafficking, and have again been denied bail at their hearing earlier this week. The decision …

https://www.polity.org.za/article/dire-consequences-for-non-compliant-companies-2022-08-05