Shearn Delamore & Co.'s Personal Data Protection & Privacy Law Practice Group deals with all aspects of privacy and data protection laws in all sectors of industries in Malaysia. We not only focus on the advisory aspects on how to comply with the legislation such as the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 ("PDPA") but also on all litigation matters in relation to data protection and privacy laws.
We advise both on proactive measures to be adopted by business to comply with data protection and privacy obligations imposed by the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 (“PDPA”) and other ancillary data protection laws. We also advise on the drafting and crafting of suitable data privacy policies to cater to our client’s business requirements.
Personal Data Protection in the Banking Sector
Our legal team comprised of practitioners who are well versed with banking laws and how data protection legislations impact the processing of personal data in the banking industry.
Personal Data Protection in Employment
We advise the full range of data protection issues arising in employment including work place monitoring (such as email and video monitoring) and processing of both personal and sensitive personal data of employees at the workplace and the impact of the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 in the employment sector. We also advise on how employment disciplinary investigations and actions are affected by recent data protection and privacy laws.
Customer Personal Data Protection in the Retail Sector
Our team has the necessary expertise and experience to advise on the unique and specific legal issues faced by the retail sector in the treatment and processing of its customer personal data within the context of the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 and other ancillary legislations relating to data protection and privacy.
Personal Data Protection Audit Services ("PDPA Compliance Audit")
We assist our clients in conducting PDPA compliance audit services to ascertain whether all sectors of their business divisions are in compliance with the legal requirements of data protection laws in Malaysia and advise them on the recommended steps that ought to be taken to position our clients to be in compliance with such legal requirements.