Former staff
Nirmala Sitompoel

Curriculum Vitae
Nirmala Sitompoel is currently writing her doctoral thesis on the legal aspects of the roll out and sharing of telecommunications infrastructure. She studied Dutch Law at the University of Amsterdam. She participated in the production of the Handboek Telecommunicatierecht (Handbook of Telecommunications Law), Informatierecht (Information Law) and several other projects.
The Netherlands: The Personal Data Protection Act’, Computer und Recht International 2001-6, p. 149-150.

The Personal Data Protection Act (Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens), hereafter “the Act”, entered into force on 1 September 2001. The Act implements Directive 95/46/EC of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (OJ 1995 L 281/31) and replaces the Registration of Persons Act (Wet persoonsregistraties). This note will give an overview of the most significant provisions of the Act.

Published 11.11.2001

N. Sitompoel, F. Tonkens, N.A.N.M. van Eijk & E.J. Dommering, (Self)regulation of numbers and domain names ( (Zelf)regulering van nummers en domeinnamen), summary in English, ITeR-series, April 2000.

Published 06.04.2001

Updated 03.07.2012