United Kingdom, The Information Commissioner’s response to the Ministry of Justice’s call for evidence on the current data protection legislative framework (October 2010) resource Agency Guidances OCEG Reviewed
Introduction: "The Information Commissioner has responsibility in the UK for promoting and enforcing the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) and the Freedom of Information Act 2000. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.
Privacy Protection in China – Latest Developments (August 2010) resource Articles OCEG Reviewed
Summary: This article looks at the various laws and regulations that can be used to protect privacy in China. It goes on to analyze a recent court decision regarding Article 253 of the PRC Criminal Law, which has expanded the scope of this provision for the benefit of privacy.
Welcome to the Preventing Identity Theft community group.This group addresses the issue of identity theft from several angles including protection of personal information and prevention of use of stolen personal information. Requirements such as the U.S. Federal Trade Commission's Red Flags Rule and related resources are the subject of this group's activities.