International Issues Resources for E-Commerce / Internet

Legislation Relating to Critical Infrastructure Networks
Russian Federationi
July 27, 2017
Public Consultation For Approaches To Managing Personal Data in the Digital Economy
Singapore Personal Data Protection Commission
July 27, 2017
Federal Law No. 87-FZ
Russian Federation
May 1, 2017
Cryptography Law (Unofficial Translation)
People's Republic of China
April 13, 2017
Privacy Data Protection Regulations (Data Security), 5777-2017
State of Israel
March 21, 2017
Anti-Terrorism Act
People's Republic of China
December 27, 2015
Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation)
Council of the European Union
December 15, 2015
Delfi AS v. Estonia, Application no. 64569/09
European Court of Human Rights
June 16, 2015
Draft Anti-Terrorism Law
People's Republic of China
November 3, 2014
Bill Number 596277-6, On Amendments to Article 4 of the Federal Law "On Amendments to the hospitality acts of the Russian Federation with regard to the clarification of the processing of personal data in information and telecommunications networks"
Russian State Duma
September 24, 2014
Guiding Opinion on Utilizing Secure and Controllable Information Technologies to Strengthen Network Security and Information Technology of the Banking Industry
China Banking Regulatory Commission
September 3, 2014
Joint Review of the implementation of the Agreement between the EU and the U.S. on the processing and transfer of PNR to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, SEC(2013) 630 final
European Commission
November 27, 2013
Rebuilding Trust in EU-US Data Flows, COM(2013) 846
European Commission
November 27, 2013
Report on the findings by the EU Co-chairs of the ad hoc EU-US Working Group on Data Protection, 16987/13
Council of the European Union
November 27, 2013
Report on the Functioning of the Safe Harbour from the Perspective of EU Citizens and Companies Established in the EU, COM(2013) 847
European Commission
November 27, 2013
Review of the Joint Report from the Commission and the U.S. Treasury Department regarding the processing and transfer of Financial Messaging Data, COM(2013) 843 final
European Commission
November 27, 2013
"The right to privacy in the digital age"
United National General Assembly
November 20, 2013
Alberta (Information and Privacy Commissioner) v. United Food and Commercial Workers, Local 401, 2013 SCC 62
Supreme Court of Canada
November 15, 2013
Study: "National programmes for mass surveillance of personal data in EU Member States and their compatibility with EU law"
Directorate-General for Internal Policies, European Parliament
November 2013
Notice No. 2013-45 on Privacy Certification
South Korea Ministry of Security and Public Administration
October 28, 2013
Amendments to the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individual with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation)
European Parliament
October 21, 2013
Record of the Financial Policy Committee Meeting, 18 September 2013
Bank of England
October 1, 2013
Cyber-crime, securities markets and systemic risk
Joint Staff Working Paper of the IOSCO Research Department and World Federation of Exchanges
July 16, 2013
Data Protection Act 1998 Monetary Penalty Notice
U.K. Information Commissioner's Office
January 14, 2013
Press Release: "Khalifa issues Federal Legal Decree No. 5 for 2012 on combating cyber crimes"
WAM, United Arab Emirates News Agency
November 12, 2012
Joint Working Group (JWG) Report on Engagement with Private Sector on Cyber Security
Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Government of India
October 16, 2012
Letter to Danske Bank regarding mobile banking app security
Swedish Data Protection Authority
September 12, 2012
Letter to Nordea Bank regarding mobile banking app security
Swedish Data Protection Authority
September 12, 2012
Letter to Svenska Handelsbanken regarding mobile banking app security
Swedish Data Protection Authority
September 12, 2012
Directive on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by competent authorities for the purposes of prevention, investigation, detection or prosecution of criminal offences or the execution of criminal penalties ...
January 25, 2012
Draft Proposal for a Directive on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by competent authorities ...
European Parliament and European Council
November 29, 2011
Draft Proposal for a Regulation on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation)
European Parliament and European Council
November 29, 2011
APEC CBPR System – Policies, Rules and Guidelines, 2011/SOM3/ECSG/DPS/009
Data Privacy Sub-Group Meeting, Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation
September 18, 2011
APEC Cross-Border Privacy Enforcement Arrangement, 2011/SOM3/ECSG/DPS/010
Data Privacy Sub-Group Meeting, Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation
September 18, 2011
Amendments to License Agreements with Carriers for Security-Related Concerns
India Department of Telecommunications
May 31, 2011
Compiled version of the Act on Processing of Personal Data, Act No. 429 (as amended)
Denmark
May 10, 2011
Act on the Protection of Personal Data, Law No. 10465
Republic of Korea
March 29, 2011
Amendments to License Agreements with Carriers for Security-Related Concerns
India Department of Telecommunications
July 28, 2010
Decision 1258 as published in the Official Gazette of Romania
Constitutional Court of Romania
October 8, 2009
Directive on Pre-Installation of Internet Filtering Software
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the Government of the People's Republic of China
May 19, 2009
Directive on Pre-Installation of Internet Filtering Software, Unofficial English Translation
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the Government of the People's Republic of China
May 19, 2009
Decree Law 88/2009
Portuguese decree regulating Digital Signature Resolution
April 9, 2009
"Foreign Travel Threat Assessment: Electronic Communications Vulnerabilities"
Office of Intelligence and Analysis, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
June 10, 2008
Decision by the Arbitrator: "United States -- Measures Affecting the Cross-Border Supply of Gambling and Betting Services," WT/DS285/ARB
World Trade Organization
December 21, 2007
DIFC Law No. 1 of 2007, "Data Protection Law 2007"
Emirate of Dubai
January 1, 2007
Canada Bill C-74, regulating telecommunications facilities to facilitate the lawful interception of information transmitted by means of those facilities
House of Commons of Canada
November 15, 2005
Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime (Treaty Doc. 108-11), United States Senate Exec. Rept. 109-6
Senate
November 8, 2005
AOL France v. UFC Que Choisir, R.G. N° 04/05564
Versailles Court of Appeals of France
September 15, 2005
Convention on Choice of Courts Agreements, Desiring to promote international trade and investment through enhanced judicial co-operation
Member States of the Hague Conference on Private International Law
June 30, 2005
Association l'Union des Etudiants Juifs de France, et al., v. OLM, LLC, et al., No. RG: 05/53871
Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris
June 13, 2005
Council of the European Union, Draft Framework Decision on data retention, 8864//105, REV 1
Council of the European Union
May 24, 2005
BMG Canada, et al., v. John Doe, et al., Docket A-203-04
Canda Federal Court of Appeal
May 19, 2005
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party, "Working Document Setting Forth a Co-Operation Procedure for Issuing Common Opinions on Adequate Safeguards Resulting from 'Binding Corporate Rules'"
Peter Schaar
April 14, 2005
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party, "Opinion 1/2005 on the level of protection ensured in Canada for the transmission of Passenger Name Record and Advance Passenger Information from Airlines"
Peter Schaar
January 19, 2005
Article 29 Data Protection Working Group, "Guidelines for Terminated Merchant Databases"
Peter Schaar
January 11, 2005
Commission Decision C (2004) 5271, amending Decision 2001/497/EC as regards the introduction of an alternative set of standard contractual clauses for the transfer of personal data to third countries
Commission of the European Communities
January 7, 2005
Article 29 Data Provisions Working Party, "Opinion on More Harmonised Information Provisions"
Federal Trade Commission
November 25, 2004
Article 29 Data Protection Working Committee, Opinion 9/2004 on a Draft Framework Decision on Data Retention
Peter Schaar
November 9, 2004
Council of the European Union, Draft Framework Decision on Data Retention
Council of the European Union
October 14, 2004
Article 29 Protection Working Party, "Opinion 8/2004 on the Information for Passengers Concerning the Transfer of PNR Data on Flights Between the European Union and the United States of America"
Peter Schaar
September 30, 2004
Draft on Exclusive Choice of Court Agreements, Working Document No. 110E, Revised
Hague Conference on Private International Law
May 1, 2004
Draft Framework Decision on the retention of data processed and stored in connection with the provision of publicly available electronic communications services
EU Council Ministers from the French Republic, Ireland, the Kingdom of Sweden and the United Kingdom
April 28, 2004
Commission Decision relating to a proceeding under Article 82 of the EC Treaty (Case COMP/C-3/37.792 Microsoft)
Commission of the European Communities
April 24, 2004
BMG Canada Inc., et al. v. John Doe, et al., Docket T-292-04
Federal Court of Canada
March 31, 2004
Canadian Code of Practice for Consumer Protection in Electronic Commerce
Canadian Consumer Affairs
January 16, 2004
Communication from the Commission to the Council and the Parliament - Transfer of Air Passenger Name Record (PNR) Data
A Global EU Approach COM(2003) 826 Final
Commission of the European Communities
December 16, 2003
Declaration of Principles, World Summit on the Information Society
Document WSIS-03/GENEVA/DOC/4-E
December 12, 2003
Decision of the UK Advertising Standards Agency in the matter of The Training Guild
The Training Guild
September 10, 2003
"Frequently asked questions (FAQs) by Internet service providers about the new regulatory framework," Oftel Office of Communications
Office of Telecommunications
August 13, 2003
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party "Opinion 4/2003 on the Level of Protection ensured in the US for the Transfer of Passengers' Data"
Data Protection Commission
June 13, 2003
Article 29 Data Protection Working Party "Working Document: Transfers of personal data to third countries: Applying Article 26(2) of the EU Data Protection Directive to Binding Corporate Rules for International Data Transfers"
Data Protection Working Party
June 3, 2003
Association of Auschwitz Deportees v. Timothy Koogle, et al., No. 0104305259
Tribunal de Grande Instance de Paris
February 11, 2003
Communications Data: Report of an Inquiry by the All Party Internet Group
All Party Internet Group
February 7, 2003
Personal Information Protection Act, Chapter P-6.5
Province of Alberta, Canada
2003
Argentine Decree Number 2628/2002 on Digital Signatures
Comisión Asesora para la Infraestructura de Firma Digital
December 19, 2002
Dow Jones & Company, Inc. v. Joseph Gutnick, 2002 HCA 56
High Court of Australia
December 10, 2002
Assessing the Risks of Cyber Terrorism, Cyber War and Other Cyber Threats, James A. Lewis, Center for Strategic and International Studies
Center for Strategic and International Studies
December 1, 2002
Avant-Projet de Loi Relatif a l'Economie Numerique
The French Council of State
November 1, 2002
American Bar Association's Report, Click Through Agreements: Strategies for Avoiding Disputes on Validity of Assent
American Bar Association
October 11, 2002
Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Management and Supervision of Cross-Border Electronic Banking Activities
Basel Committee
October 1, 2002
Draft Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime Concerning the Criminalisation of Acts of a Racists and Xenophonic Nature Committed Through Computer Systems
September 2, 2002
Draft of the First Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime Concerning the Criminalisation of Acts of a Racist and Xenophobic Nature Committed Through Computer Systems, and its Explanatory Report
European Commission
May 14, 2002
Announcement of New Zealand's Associate Minister of Justice Paul Swain: Interception Capability - Government Decisions
Paul Swain
March 21, 2002
Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime
Council of Europe
November 23, 2001
Act of 14 April 2000 No. 31 relating to the processing of personal data (Personal Data Act)
Norway
April 14, 2000
China Catalogue of Encryption Products and Equipment Containing Encryption Technology Subject to Import Administration

China OSCCA Import Permit Application Form

Dominican Republic Law No. 126-02
January 1, 1980
Dominican Republic Regulation No. 335-03
January 1, 1980