Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Security

A comprehensive guide to this expanding area of law, Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Security offers annotations to the Privacy Act, including the Australian Privacy Principles. It also contains expert commentary on topics such as Credit Reporting, Health Records, Investigation and Complaints of Privacy Breaches and Private Sector Data Management.

The expanding reach of digital media and emerging technologies has increased the focus on data privacy issues for the legal profession, the government and the business community.

Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Security provides you with the information you need in a single source. It reduces the need for labour intensive searches, saving both time and money. Most importantly, it enables you to confidently advise clients how to mitigate the risk of privacy, confidentiality and data breaches, by keeping them up to date with rapidly changing legal developments.

Important Features:

  • Annotations to the entire Privacy Act, including the Australian Privacy Principles, which pinpoint references to relevant cases.
  • Detailed commentary which is designed to enable you to understand immediately what is necessary for compliance.
  • Navigation assistance: content is organised by topic and jurisdiction.

General Information
Authors:To ensure breadth of coverage, Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Security is written by a panel of barristers and solicitors who are experts in the field.
Subject area/s:Annotated Privacy Act, including Australian Privacy Principles, overview and key principles in privacy, confidentiality and data security in Australia, investigation and complaints of privacy breaches, credit reporting, health records, private sector data management, Privacy Codes, industry specific FAQs, and the law of breach of confidence as it relates to privacy.
Updating frequency:4 times per year
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