The main legal acts regulating personal data protection are the international instruments ratified by Armenia (for example, the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data), Constitution of Armenia and Personal Data Protection the Law on the protection of the Personal data. In addition to the general framework, several sector-specific laws are laying down the specifics of personal data processing in relevant areas, such as the Labor Code and the Judicial Procedure Code.

Concern Dialog law firm provides the following services in the field of personal data protection:

  • Advice on legislative regulations and application of personal data protection,
  • advice on personal data collection, transfer and processing in another way,
  • drafting internal regulations, agreements and contract relating to personal data protection, including consents of the personal data party;
  • verification of compliance with the requirements of personal data protection legislation and provision of an opinion,
  • providing general advice on issues related to the regulation of personal data in other countries (for example, GDPR, CCPA), supporting the involvement of relevant foreign experts in the application issues;
  • developing a privacy policy for companies, including IT companies. Developing privacy and cookie policy and notices,
  • developing Cookie Policy for the companies,
  • protection of the rights of personal data parties in the Agency for Personal Data Protection, as well as representation in legal bodies, including appeal preparation,
  • litigation related to data protection

To provide services related to personal data protection, the Law Firm has drafted a special policy in compliance with the requirements EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Agreements and consents processed based on the mentioned policy have settled the issues regulating the personal data processing not only in the Republic of Armenia but also data transferring issues from Armenia to abroad and vice versa.