China’s new personal data privacy law

A new law has been passed by China’s National People’s Congress regarding user data privacy. The law, called the Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL), will be implemented starting November 1st, 2021 without a transition period. The law pertains to the data of Chinese citizens with its core requirements closely resembling those of the General Data … Read more

Saudi Arabia’s New Personal Data Protection Law

Following a series of global data protection laws, Saudi Arabia approved the Personal Data Protection Law (PDPL) in September 2021. The law will go into effect March 23rd, 2022, giving data controllers a transition period to achieve compliance. According to the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) (who has been designated the authority responsible … Read more