Qatar’s New Protection of Personal Data Privacy Law

    View Author November 2017

    The New Law

    Law No. (13) of 2016 on the Protection of Personal Data and Privacy (the “New Law”) came into force on January 29, 2017. Individuals and entities subject to the New Law were initially required to comply with its provisions by July 29, 2017. However, we understand that this compliance deadline has been extended until January 29, 2018.