2020 07 May

Philippines Legal Update: New Joint Memorandum Circular on Data Protection & Data Privacy


The Department of Health (“DOH”) and the National Privacy Commission (“NPC”) issued Joint Memorandum Circular No. 2020-0002 providing for guidelines on the application of data protection and data privacy principles in the collection, processing, and disclosure of COVID- 19 data. This alert sets forth its salient features.

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Atty. Karen Ocampo
Ocampo & Suralvo Law Offices

The information provided here is for information purposes only, and is not intended to constitute legal advice. Legal advice should be obtained from qualified legal counsel for all specific situations

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