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The importance of a general personal data protection law in Brazil to deal with the massive processing of personal data during the state of emergency of Covid-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

June 3rd, 2020

The unprecedented crisis caused by the Novel Coronavirus pandemic has been producing multiple impacts worldwide that transcends the more obvious (and serious) concern about public health and peoples’ lives. As a result, multiple governmental and legislative measures¹ have been adopted in Brazil to deal with such a challenging environment. This is no different under the privacy and data protection scenario.