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Is Big Data the Cause or the Cure to Modern Mental Health Issues?

Is Big Data the Cause or the Cure to Modern Mental Health Issues? 1200 677 Carmen Tang

The availability of big data can save the life of a person experiencing depression who is about to commit suicide; on the other hand, data subjects will then be kept in the dark once they realize their personal information has been disclosed to third parties, leading to mental health issues.

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Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (6) – Data Access and Correction Principle

Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (6) – Data Access and Correction Principle 900 605 Carmen Tang

Data subjects are entitled to access to the data held by the data users and allow to make corrections if it is discovered the data is inaccurate under Data Protection Principle 6 (“DPP6”)

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Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principles (4) and (5) – Data Security and Openness

Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principles (4) and (5) – Data Security and Openness 800 533 Carmen Tang

Another area of public concern is the security of data processing. Data loss not only will cause serious disruption to daily business operation, but also make company properties vanish in a split second.

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Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (3) – Data Use Principle

Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (3) – Data Use Principle 1200 800 Carmen Tang

“Personal data shall not, without the prescribed consent of the data subject, be used for a new purpose.” (DPP3(1))

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Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (2) – Accuracy and Retention Principle

Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (2) – Accuracy and Retention Principle 780 520 Carmen Tang

All practicable steps shall be taken to ensure personal data is accurate having regard to the purpose for which the data is or is to be used

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Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (1) – Data Collection Principle

Data Privacy Focus Monday: Data Protection Principle (1) – Data Collection Principle 780 520 Carmen Tang

Personal data must be collected by lawful and fair means for lawful purpose directly related to a function or activity of those who are to use the data. Data collected shall only be necessary but not excessive in relation to the said purpose.

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Data Privacy Focus Monday: An Introduction to Data Privacy in the 21st Century

Data Privacy Focus Monday: An Introduction to Data Privacy in the 21st Century 680 454 Carmen Tang

Given the technological advancement, it seems like collection, disclosure and use is no longer under our control. Demands for relevant laws and regulations around the world are becoming inevitable.

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Publication of Celebrities’ Intimate Footage: Food for Thought

Publication of Celebrities’ Intimate Footage: Food for Thought 1100 733 Carmen Tang

The recent release of intimate footage of two Hong Kong celebrities on the website of a local newspaper has become the talk of the town and raises questions about privacy protection

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Interim Measures by Mainland China Courts Applicable to Hong Kong-seated Arbitrations

Interim Measures by Mainland China Courts Applicable to Hong Kong-seated Arbitrations 800 1115 Carmen Tang

The Interim Measures Arrangement marks a new milestone in the Governments’ effort in safeguarding interests of arbitration parties by allowing them to apply for interim measures of protection before an arbitral award is granted via HK-seated arbitration.

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Catch Me if You Can: A Cybersecurity Dilemma

Catch Me if You Can: A Cybersecurity Dilemma 1450 1004 Carmen Tang

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy recent legislation updates in Australia, Canada and California versus the current situation in Hong Kong.

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