Processing Personal Data Under The Law Of LatviaIn Latvia, the processing of personal data is regulated by the Personal Data Protection Law of June March 23, 2000 (the “Personal Data Protection Law.”) Such processing must be conducted in accordance with fundamental rights enshrined in the Constitution, such as the right to inviolability of private life, home and correspondence.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:When is the processing of personal data permitted?
What information must be provided to the data subject?
What specific rules apply to the processing of sensitive personal data?
What are the rights of the data subjects?
What remedies are available when these rights are not respected?