E-Commerce & Protection of Personal Data


E-Commerce & Protection of Personal Data

E-Commerce is a relatively new area of law following the ongoing technological progress. Nowadays internet is used in daily and business life. Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are used from consumers and enterprises to network, communicate, establish business partnerships, trade, buy and sell products and services. Internet is used for promoting and advertising products and services, approaching clients, establish trust and business partners. Internet has become an important component of commercial and business operations.

Our legal team provides legal support to consumers and enterprises in Electronic Commerce, Business Online and in related matters. We provide legal awareness and protection of Digital & Personal Data securing the benefits of using electronic commerce. We encourage investments in a safe way.

The legal framework for E-Commerce and Protection of Personal Data is the following:

• Merger E-Commerce Law 156(I)2004 harmonized with the European Union Law Directives.
• Directive 2000/31/EC on certain legal aspects of information society services, in particular electronic commerce in the internal market.
• Amendment 97(I)2007 – The Law on Certain Aspects of Information Society Services, in Particular Electronic Commerce, and Related Matters of 2004 and 2007.
• The Processing of Personal Data (Protection of the Individual) Law 138 (I) 2001 regulates the collection, storage and use of personal data.