In a talk delivered at NIPFP, Malavika Raghavan, one of the authors of our most recent working paper titled “Effective Enforcement of a Data Protection Regime”, provided an overview of the paper and the thinking behind it.
Watch the video below:
This paper presents ideas for a new approach to enforcement of a data protection regime, based on risk-based supervision and the use of a range of responsive enforcement tools that could be deployed in advance of a breach to prevent it, or after a breach to mitigate the effects. Building on the risk-based approach to supervision, the model proposes a methodology to identify those entities that potentially pose more risk (to individuals and the system) when the personal data they hold is compromised.
Read the full paper here.