University Data Protection Office

June 20, 2018
Across industries or businesses, Republic Act No. 10173, also known the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (DPA), will almost always impose obligations on individuals and organizations as long as they process personal data. Those engaged in event organizing or event management enjoy no exemption. This...
June 20, 2018
05 20 June 2018 NEWS: Rochester grammar school USB stick loss exposes pupil data 5 June 2018 KENT, UNITED KINGDOM – The data of more than 1000 pupils at Rochester Grammar School were exposed when an unencrypted memory stick was...
June 14, 2018
The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, took effect on 25 May 2018. Despite it being a regional law, its implications are far-reaching such that even individuals outside the EU can feel its impact. And no, we’re not just talking about EU citizens. Nowhere is this...
June 11, 2018
A couple of weeks from now, a little-known deadline is set to expire. On July 2, individuals that collect and use personal data as “personal information controllers” or “personal information processors” are expected to have registered already with the National Privacy Commission (NPC). More...