Rosanne Brennan


The law addresses for the first time the processing of personal data via autonomous and semi-autonomous systems In brief On 7 September 2023, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) enacted amendments to Data Protection Law No. 5 of 2020 (“DIFC Data Protection Law”) which came into force starting on 1 September 2023. These amendments were preceded by a 30-day public consultation launched by the DIFC in April 2023. The amendments are aimed at enhancing the…