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Minister Gordhan’s Budget Speech Hints at Using Big Data To Give A Big Beating To Corrupt Officials

Mining has commonly been a catalyst for exponential development.  Coal mining brought about the industrial revolution, diamond mining resulted in Kimberly being the second city in the world to have electric streetlights, gold mining turned the once penal colony of Australia into a cutting edge country, and now data mining is propelling the digital revolution to dizzying heights. As mentioned [...]

By | 17th March, 2017|Commercial Law, PPM Attorneys, Technology Law|

THE SASSA CONTROVERSY: ASPECTS RELATED TO THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

    Background The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is in hot water. If the matter is not handled properly – and quickly, it could result in millions of beneficiaries drowning in financial woes. SASSA’s current contract for the payment of social grants expires on 31 March 2017. Although unlikely, there is a chance that beneficiaries may not be [...]