The Protection Of Data And Privacy Under The Eta In BarbadosThe Electronic Transactions Act 2001 (“ETA”), which was passed in May 2001, has provided Barbados with a regulatory framework for e-commerce activities. The ETA notably includes provisions applicable to the protection of electronic data and the privacy of the users.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:What is the main rule in terms of data protection and privacy?
What sanctions apply when this main rule is violated?
What other regulations apply to the issues of data protection and privacy?