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Tech Roundup: The end of the Data Protection Law soap opera?

The long path to enforce a new data protection law, Brazil’s connected city woes, and the unprecedented boost for e-commerce

Tech Roundup: The end of the Data Protection Law soap opera?
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You’re reading The Brazilian Report’s weekly tech roundup, a digest of the most important news on technology and innovation in Brazil. This week’s topics: the long path to enforce a new data protection law, Brazil’s connected city woes, and the unprecedented boost for e-commerce. 

Two years on, data protection law to go live. What now?

After two years of hemming and hawing, Brazil’s Congress has finally approved the new General Data Protection Law (LGPD), which will come into force within two weeks. However, legal battles surrounding the regulations are far from over, and there is much to be done...

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