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By Aline Junqueira Zinni

Emergency measures derived from Covid-19: Brazilian Senate approves the postponement of Brazilian Data Protection Regulation

Last Friday, the Brazilian Senate deliberated about the Bill of Law no. 1,179/2020, which sets forth the Emergency and Transitory Legal Regime of relations in private law, based on the New Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. Among its sections, there are two specific provisions that change the scenario of privacy and data protection in Brazil: the postponement of the effectiveness of Law no. 13,709/2020 (the Brazilian Data Protection Regulation – “LGPD”) to January 2021 and the application of the administrative sanctions to August of the same year. Originally, both would be applicable as of August 2020.
 
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June 21, 2022

Provisional Measure Transforms the Brazilian Data Protection Authority into an Independent Entity

Provisional Measure 1,124/22 published this past June 14, 2022, transformed the Brazilian Data Protection Authority into a special nature entity. The Measure is Provisional Measure Transforms the Brazilian Data Protection Authority into an Independent Entity

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February 11, 2022

Data Protection becomes a fundamental right in Brazil

Yesterday (Feb. 10, 2022), the Brazilian Senate approved the Constitutional Amendment no. 115/2022, originated in the Proposal for Constitutional Amendment no. 17/2019, Data Protection becomes a fundamental right in Brazil

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January 28, 2022

New ANPD Resolution marks the International Data Protection Day

January 28th is the International Data Protection Day. This date, chosen on April 26, 2006 by the Council of Europe, goes back New ANPD Resolution marks the International Data Protection Day

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