AIKOL PROVIDES EXPERTISE ON DATA PROTECTION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION
Date : 07 March 2021
Reported by : AREEJ BINTI TORLA
Category : News
Gombak, 4 March 2021. Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws (AIKOL) agrees to provide its expertise on data protection law to strengthen the implementation of the Personal Data Protection Act 2010. This continuing collaboration between the institutions was discussed in the meeting between Mr Mazmalek Mohamad, the Director of the Department of Personal Data Protection with the leadership of AIKOL.
Professor Farid Sufian Shuaib, the Dean of AIKOL welcomes the trust given by Mr Mazmalek Mohamad, who is also the Personal Data Protection Commissioner to the Kulliyyah to help conduct awareness programmes on personal data protection. Dr Zuraidah Ali, the Director of Harun M Hashim Law Centre (HMHLC) confirms the commitment of HMHLC to develop competency programmes to relevant industries. Professor Aiman Nariman Mohd Sulaiman reinforces the Kulliyyah interest to have research collaboration particularly in looking at the importance of personal data protection from the Islamic perspective. Dr Sonny Huda as one of the experts on data protection in the Kulliyyah will continue his service in assisting the industry to comply with the relevant laws.