Proskauer - Privacy & Cybersecurity (JD Supra India)
Indian Supreme Court Declares the Right to Privacy a Constitutionally-Protected Fundamental Right
In a landmark decision, a nine judge bench of the Supreme Court of India ruled today that privacy is a fundamental right protected by the Constitution of India.
India Issues Clarification of Recent Privacy Rules
As mentioned in a prior post on this blog, earlier this year the Indian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology issued new privacy and data security rules under the Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011 (the “Privacy Rules”). The strict consent requirements relating to the collection and sharing...
Article Alert: Trivedi Talks Indian Privacy
India recently adopted a privacy and data security regulatory regime that fills the previous void of any such regulation with requirements that may force companies with operations in India and companies that outsource certain functions to Indian service providers to change the way they operate in order to comply.