Lessons learnt in data privacy

The Protection of Personal Information Act commenced on 1 July 2020 and the one year grace period to comply, ended on 30 June 2021.

What seemed to many to have been little more than a bump in the road on the journey to compliance with a multitude of general compliance requirements, has, however, evolved into a complex body of law. It is a field of law that becomes more relevant with every passing day and one which is ignored only at your own peril.

In this webinar, we take a look at where we are now, and lessons learnt along the way.


Phillip Kruger is an admitted attorney and a Director in the Legal Department at RSM South Africa. His expertise in corporate and commercial law includes commercial structuring and drafting, data privacy, interpretation of legislation, and advising.