What with the proposed amendments to the Aadhaar Act and a whole host of other changes on the horizon, 2019 promises to be an interesting year for privacy and data protection!
thedata.lawyer was invited to speak at the Centre for Policy Research's Panel Discussion on Informational Privacy in India. Here's the video.
We’re very happy to announce the Privacy Law Referencer – a free online manual on Indian Privacy Law, updated and accessible everywhere. The Referencer currently includes: Every single section (full text) of the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, cross-referenced against the recommendations of the Expert Committee on Data Protection. Every single recommendation of the Expert … Continue reading The Only Privacy Law Referencer You Will Ever Need
The RBI’s mandate to payment systems providers that they store ‘the entire data relating to payments systems operated by them… in a system only in India’ expires today. But you already knew that. Two US senators, John Cornyn and Mark Warner, co-chairs of the US Senate’s India caucus, we are told, have jumped into the … Continue reading Data Localisation: Why the RBI isn’t Listening to Your ‘Mirroring’ Argument