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Australia

"The Australian government has announced several proposed amendments to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) to be legislated in the second half of 2019 aimed at ensuring Australians are protected online and that major social media companies take action to protect personal information, particularly that of children..."

Brazil

Flavia Rebello, Gabriela Garcia de Paiva Morette

"As data becomes more relevant to businesses generally, and Brazilian companies use more and more digitalised tools and systems, increasing the volume of data being processed, the Brazilian government, Congress and other authorities have increased attention to cybersecurity matters..."

Canada

Claire Feltrin, John Salloum, Patricia Kosseim, Rachel St John
Osler Hoskin & Harcourt (Montreal), Osler Hoskin & Harcourt (Ottawa), Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

"There have been several recent regulatory developments in Canada in the area of cybersecurity..."

Netherlands

Joost Eymeren, Quinten Kroes

"A major regulatory development concerning cybersecurity standards is the entry into force of the new EU Cybersecurity Act (Regulation (EU) 2019/881), which became effective on 27 June 2019..."

Peru

David Chong, Pierino Stucchi, Raúl Alosilla
Muñiz, Olaya, Meléndez, Castro, Ono & Herrera Law Firm

"There is an increasing awareness of the risks in the use of technology and the internet in both private and public sectors..."

Russia

Vyacheslav Khayryuzov

"The topic of cybersecurity is becoming more and more important in Russian discussions. Russia is making steady progress to protect its internet infrastructure..."

Taiwan

"On 6 June 2018, the very first cybersecurity legislation of Taiwan, the Cybersecurity Management Act (the Cybersecurity Act), became an official statute of Taiwan after being publicly announced by the office of the President..."

United Kingdom

"Following the UK’s implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the EU Law Enforcement Directive and the Network Information Security Directive during 2018, it might have been expected that the pace of regulatory change in the sphere of cybersecurity would abate..."