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Israel's Data Protection Law: Registration, Transfers Abroad, Employment

Privacy Laws & Business, Vol. 89, No. 16, 2007

3 Pages Posted: 4 Nov 2008  

Omer Tene

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Date Written: November 2, 2008

Abstract

Multinational companies operating in Israel typically face several recurring data protection issues, including local database registration requirements; conditions for international data transfers; and monitoring and surveillance of employees at the workplace. This article briefly outlines the Israeli approach to each of these issues in turn, including notable recent changes and proposals for reform.

Keywords: privacy, data protection, directive 95/46/ec, Israel, technology

JEL Classification: K19, K20

Suggested Citation

Tene, Omer, Israel's Data Protection Law: Registration, Transfers Abroad, Employment (November 2, 2008). Privacy Laws & Business, Vol. 89, No. 16, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1293685

Omer Tene (Contact Author)

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) ( email )

Pease International Tradeport
75 Rochester Ave., Suite 4
Portsmouth, NH 03801
United States

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