29 November, 2019

Colombia: The first Fund of All Funds is born to finance entrepreneurs with public and private contributions

Colombia officially launched on 13 November the Fund of All Funds for entrepreneurs and companies within the orange (innovation-driven) economy. This will provide financing alternatives, other than credit, to […]
10 June, 2019
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Brazil: New National Authority for Data Protection in Brazil, and changes to General Data Protection Act

On August 2020 Executive Order #869/2018 will come into effect through which the National Authority for Data Protection (NADP) is created, and the Brazilian General Data Protection Act […]
5 June, 2019
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Colombia: Rappi and Banco Falabella fined for breach of Personal Data Protection Act

On 25 April 2019, the Colombian Personal Data Protection Office (SIC) sanctioned Banco Falabella and Rappi for not acknowledging people’s right to suppress their data when said companies […]
27 February, 2019

Colombia: The Colombian Constitutional Court to hold an open hearing to debate freedom of speech in social media

The Constitutional Court has set date (28 February 2019) to debate to debate freedom of speech in social media. It’s relevant to mention that the Interamerican Press […]
5 February, 2019

Colombia: Facebook Colombia is summoned by Colombian National Authority on Data Protection (SIC)

The Colombian National Authority on Data Protection (SIC) issued a preventive measureby means of which it ordered Facebook to: i) adopt new measures and improve existing […]
30 January, 2019

Colombia: The deadline for public entities, to register their database in the National Database Registry (RNBD), ends 31 /01/ 2019

Decree 090 of 2018 created different deadlines for certain corporations, non-profit entities and government entities for them to mandatorily register their databases in the National Database […]
22 February, 2018

Uber and Waymo have reached a settlement in lawsuit for theft of trade secrets

On 9 February 2018, Uber and Waymo lawsuit for theft of trade secrets came to an end, since the parties reached a settlement in which Uber is […]