Since Save the Children US was found to have a role in the operation to capture Osama Bin Laden, authorities in Pakistan have viewed the activities of foreign INGOs with much increased suspicion. The general perception amongst the Government circles is that all INGOs are working somehow against the interests of Pakistan. In order to
The Firm recently advised Herbert Smith Freehills LLP for Bloomberg LP. The advise related to the Sind Disability Law and the powers of the provincial government in collecting information regarding employees with disability and the law regarding compliance on data for the same. Pakistan does not have a separate data protection law however identity data
The Firm recently advised a large international development sector organization on the legalities surrounding the possession, obtaining, storage and transmission of Identity Data of citizens of Pakistan. Although Pakistan has yet to enact a Data Protection Law, however the Prevention of electronic Crimes Act 2016 amongst other matters also provides for Data Protection. Under the
In a major win for us today, we received a verdict in favor of employees of a large international hotel chain we were representing in a criminal complaint. The mater stemmed from a harassment case in which we had already successfully represented the clients before a tribunal for the same. A fresh criminal compliant had