University Data Protection Office

October 22, 2018
The advent of data protection regimes has led to the proliferation of the misguided notion that consent is not always required for data collection. Indeed, while active consent is highlighted in data protection laws like the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and our very own Data...
October 16, 2018
No. 13 16 October 2018 NEWS | Students ‘pay’ for coffee with personal data 4 October 2018   College students get a cup of coffee for free from a Japanese-owned coffee shop in exchange for their name, phone number, email...
October 05, 2018
And so it has come to pass that the country will have its own national ID system, with President Duterte signing the Philippine Identification System Act into law on August 6 this year. Thereafter, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), together with the PhilSys Policy and Coordination Council...
September 28, 2018
No. 12 28 September 2018 FEATURE | Data-Privacy Questions From Parents That Schools Should Be Ready to Answer 11 September 2018 WASHINGTON, U.S. – Future of Privacy Forum, a think tank based in Washington DC, has outlined...