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Join us at Startup Grind Pretoria as we host Sizwe Snail, the founder and CEO of Lex Informatica and Snail Attorneys. We will talk about CyberLaw, Cyber Security, POPI Act - Data privacy and protection, Domain name disputes, E-commerce and Internet related transactions, Electronic Communication Regulation Software development and licensing, Telecommunications regulation and transactions.
In todays electronic and digital world our laws have had to evolve to cater for electronic transaction. The use of data messages in e-commerce and crypto currency raises the question as to whether the personal data of data subjects is kept private ,safe and secure
in the cyber space. Whether you are at the office or at home we use electronic gadget to socialise online or buying goods or services on the internet has beceome a one-stop shop to procure and purchese all needs of cyber citizens. In light to cyber security breaches and cyber criminality it is important to have the correct knowledge to handle any threats. These are just a few topics that our expert speakers.
We will be talking around:
CyberLaw & Internet Law
POPI Act - Data privacy and protection
Domain name disputes
E-commerce and Internet related transactions
Electronic Communication Regulation
Software development and licensing
Telecommunications regulation and transaction
Join Us as we get educated, inspired and connect in our CyberLaw & ICT Night
Sizwe Snail is Founder & CEO at Lex-Informatica and owner of law firm Snail Attorneys, he is registered with the University of Fort Hare for an LLD and is a member of South African Information Regulator and member of Films and Publication Appeal Board since 2016. He is the author of various articles on Cyberlaw in accredited and non- accredited journals both locally and internationally.Read More
Sizwe is registered with the University of Fort Hare for an LLD and is a member of South African Information Regulator and member of Films and Publication Appeal Board since 2016.
Sizwe Lindelo Snail ka Mtuze holds a Baccalareus Legum (LLB) from the University of Pretoria with Tax Law and Cyber-Law electives He is a practising attorney with the law firm, Snail Attorneys at Law and International Co-ordinator of the African Centre for Cyberlaw and Crime Prevention based in Kampala, Uganda also as an (LLM)from UNISA.
He is the author of various articles on Cyberlaw in accredited and non- accredited journals both locally and internationally and has given ad hoc lectures for the LSSA, ACFE , University of Johannesburg, Fort Hare University and University of Pretoria and comments on Cyberlaw in various South African Newspapers and radio talk shows.
He also presents papers and attends both local and international conferences. He is also co-editor and author of the 3rd Edition of Cyberlaw @ SA.
He also does corporate presentations, regularly gives opinions to both the private and government sectors as well as individualized legal compliance testing as well as in-house workshops / training for various private companies and government institutions both in South Africa and in Central, West and East Africa.
Sizwe Snail KA Mtuze was a member on the ICT REVIEW Panel of the Department of Telecommunications & Postal Services (DTPS), serving as a Chair of the E-commerce Committee ( Digital Society as renamed ) within the Panel sub-committees. Sizwe Snail Ka Mtuze also currently serves on the National Cyber Security advisory Counsel of the DPTS.
He is also currently serving as Deputy Chair for the LSSA, E-Law Committee ( 2013 – to date ). He is also a Trainee Adjudicator of the SAIIPL, Domain Disputes. He is also co-founding member of the Annual Cyberlaw Conference and the Annual Lex – Informatica (2008 – 2015). Snail ka Mtuze is also a WASPA Adjudicator (2008- to date )and a research fellow in the field of Cyberlaw with the University of Fort Hare since 2014.