April 1, 2022

Obligations for Handling Personal Data

Asuntos Legales
Maria Jose Pardo

Business attorney María José Pardo published an article in Asuntos Legales talking about the best way to handle and protect personal data in Colombia. Companies handle information about their customers, suppliers, workers and other people, which is why Ms. Pardo says data must be handled and managed properly. March 31, 2022, marked the deadline for companies and non-profit entities with assets greater than 100,000 Tax Value Units (UVT) to register and update their personal databases before the National Registry of Databases (Rnbd). Ms. Pardo insists that complying with personal data processing obligations does not imply a series of necessary documentation from the owner, but rather a real application of security mechanisms and guidelines.

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