Commissioner Serves Enforcement Notice on Telecomm
PRIVACY LAW—HONG KONGNovember 19, 2010
Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data Allan Chiang has served an enforcement notice to a telecommunications company after a customer complained that his "do not call" request had been ignored. The incident involved a call to the customer by a direct marketing agency affiliated with the telecommunications company and using its call list. Chiang has ordered the telecommunications company to enhance its protocols for adhering to opt-out requests and to conduct random compliance checks.