Mondaq Asia Pacific - India: Privacy
Singh & Associates
In today's digital age, a primary point of concern for the individuals is breach of their privacy.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
However, one storm that is threatening the digital space is data breach.
Khurana and Khurana
Data localisation appears to be a relatively new concept for India. Before going any further, it is important to understand what really data localisation is.
Khurana and Khurana
Living in an era of digitalisation and automated decision making has made access to services more effective, efficient and highly convenient.
Nishith Desai Associates
Webinar on Data Protection Law : Will India see GDPR-like regulations? (April 10, 2019)
Khurana and Khurana
The Delhi High Court recently passed an order of injunction against Zee Media from using the TV personality Rajat Sharma's name in any of its advertisements, whether electronic or print
Obhan & Associates
Article 21 of the Indian Constitution is a fundamental right that guarantees protection of life and personal liberty.On August 24th, 2017, the Supreme Court in the decision of Justice K.S. Puttaswamy
Vaish Associates Advocates
Article 21 of the Constitution of India provides that no person shall be deprived of life or personal liberty except according to the procedure established by law.
DMD® ADVOCATES
The President promulgated Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019 ("Ordinance") on March 2, 2019.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The year 2018 was considered as the year of data breaches as many global websites such as Facebook, Rupeeredee, Oyo, complained of data breach
NovoJuris Legal
The Government intends to establish technology wings in each Government department.
Dua Associates
Aristotle famously said that ‘well begun is half done'. The present dispensation has moved with alacrity on the topic of data protection especially since Justice Puttuswamy's judgment and GDPR having gone live.
L&L Partners
The normative foundation of the proposed Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 is the outcome of the judgment passed by the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India in Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) v. Union of India.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Technical advancement has facilitated the transformation of the channel of communication which was dependant in physical form to virtual media inclusive of means such as email, chatting, text messages, etc.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
The DP Bill recognises the need to protect and regulate the use of personal data.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Ponemon Institute's 2017 Cost of Data Breach Report has shown that Indian firms are at a high risk of data breach, especially the financial services and the technology companies.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
With the increasing digitalization, technology has assisted in making available numerous services on the electronic platform.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
With the rapid proliferation of digitalization in India, the tech-driven e-platform provides an interface for provision of multiple services.
Singh & Associates
It was further stated, "Informational privacy is a facet of the right to privacy.
LexCounsel Law Offices
The introduction of European Union's ("EU") regulations on protection of natural persons with regard to processing of personal data and free movement of such data ("GDPR") ...
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Vaish Associates Advocates
Data Protection refers to the set of privacy laws, policies and procedures that aim to minimise intrusion into one's privacy caused by the collection, storage and dissemination of personal data. Personal data generally refers to the information or data which relate to a person who can be identified from that information or data whether collected by any Government or any private organization or an agency.
NovoJuris Legal
The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 and the Data Protection Committee's Report (released on 27 July 2018) contains the framework and the policymakers' insight on protection of personal data in India.
Khurana and Khurana
Data localisation appears to be a relatively new concept for India. Before going any further, it is important to understand what really data localisation is.
Vaish Associates Advocates
To understand the above issue it is pertinent to examine Article 21 of Constitution of India. In terms of Article 21, no person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty except according to procedure established by law.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Unlike the European Union which adopted the Data Protection Directive in 1995 and has most recently passed the General Data Protection Regulation that is scheduled to become enforceable...
IndusLaw
At the end of September, the Supreme Court of India, in Justice Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Anr. v Union of India and Ors., upheld the overall validity of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016.
Singh & Associates
In today's digital age, a primary point of concern for the individuals is breach of their privacy.
IndusLaw
The long awaited Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 was released on July 27, 2018 along with the report by the Committee of Experts under the chairmanship of Justice B. N. Srikrishna.
Trilegal
On 24 August 2017, the Supreme Court of India in a historic judgement declared the right to privacy as a fundamental right protected under the Indian Constitution.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The importance of data protection and privacy have been recognized with the recognition of crimes in cyber space and otherwise.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
However, one storm that is threatening the digital space is data breach.
Dua Associates
The 21st century has been described as the ‘information age' due to the extensive use of information and almost everyone is constantly connected to the internet.
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