Data is the new gold. The Government of India recently introduced the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 (Bill) in Parliament for scrutiny by the relevant Parliamentary Committee for review.
A digital economy has immense transformative potential for a country like India.
India continues to prove to the world that the State needs to act like a parent for her subjects (data).
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
The Bill has been referred to a joint parliamentary committee of both houses of the Indian Parliament, and the committee is expected to submit its report before April, 2020.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
A popular café in Delhi-NCR has recently introduced facial recognition technology to facilitate faster customer experience.
The growth of the digital economy and rapid technological advancements have made it crucial to protect the personal data of individuals.
The CCPA has been brought into effect on January 01, 2020 whereas the PDP Bill is still under consideration of the Indian government and is likely to be finalized later this year.
Imagine for a moment that traffic rules required every motorist and pedestrian to self-report any violation of traffic rules.
Obhan & Associates
How many times have all of us promptly shared personal information such as our name, age, mobile number, email address, home address, date of birth and other information that can...
The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 (Bill) was introduced in the Lok Sabha on
December 11, 2019 by Minister of Electronics and Information Technology, Mr. Ravi
Nishith Desai Associates
The much-awaited Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 ("PDP Bill") was introduced in the lower house of Parliament in India on December 11, 2019.
Exploit attempts, cyber-defense, threat blocking, firewalls and encryption codes—are you being able to digest these terms as fast as they are thrown at you?
Today's access to information has given young adults the type of freedom and confidence that is sometimes way beyond their emotional understanding.
Agama Law Associates
It has been one year since General Data Protection Regulations ("GDPR")came into force. Much of the confusion, panic and stress in the various ...
The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 ("PDP Bill"), which was presented before the lower house of the Indian Parliament on December 11, 2019
The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 was introduced in the Lok Sabha on December 11, 2019 by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 ("Bill") was introduced in the Lok Sabha (lower house of the Indian Parliament) on 10 December 2019.
Chandhiok & Mahajan
In this article, we briefly discuss the recent developments in India on non-personal data (NPD) and highlight certain issues concerning NPD.
The right to erasure provided for in Clause 18 of the 2019 Bill needs to be distinguished from the right to be forgotten, provided for in Clause 20 of the 2019 Bill.
In the 2018 Bill, the definition of "data processor" specifically stated that it did not include an employee of a data fiduciary.