Sensitive personal data protection in Brazil

sensitive personal data Personal data protection in Brazil

On November 7, we discussed the challenges that Brazil faces regarding the regulation of personal data. The issue depends on how lawmakers will define what “personal data” actually means. Brazil’s existent legal framework and the bills around the use of personal data in the country have created data categories that help clarify what “sensitive personal data” is – and the implications it has on people’s lives.

The normative pyramid of how to classify data is formed in the following way: