India’s DPDPB 2022
The recently proposed DPDPB 2022 from India’s Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is seeking to fulfill years of shortcomings with the Indian government’s prior draft data protection legislation. This article runs down what’s familiar and what’s new about MEITY’s latest proposal.
The evolution of India’s data privacy regime
While a standalone and comprehensive privacy law does not yet exist in the country, 2021 witnessed key developments in the data privacy and personal data protection space across various sectors in India. This article explores these developments.
Consent manager framework under India’s PDPB
When India’s Joint Parliamentary Committee submitted its report on the PDPB 2019 to Parliament in December 2021, it reinstated the concept of “consent managers.” The committee recommended the term be added to the definition clause of the upcoming Data Protection Act. This article explains consent managers are capable of transforming the way information is used and breaks down what companies need to do to ensure compliance with the concept.