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Amended Data Protection Law Enters into Force

The amended Ukrainian Data Protection Law – which came into force December 2012 – introduced new grounds for data processing, removed mandatory registration of employee databases and increased the Data Protection Authority (DPA)’s powers, amongst other things. The grounds for processing personal data without requesting individuals’ consent were expanded to include grounds relating to the […]

New Notification Rules Introduced for ‘Risky Data’

Amendments to the Ukrainian Law on Personal Data Protection (the Amendments) – in force from 1 January 2014 – introduce new liabilities for unapproved processing of high risk data, with a maximum penalty of 680 € (3,400 € if repeated in the same year). The Amendments, which were adopted 3 July 2013, also remove the […]


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