General Data Protection Regulation

Why businesses need not break a sweat about Google Play Store's policy changes

Anirban Ghoshal

Last week, tech giant Google decided to shutter social network Google+ after disclosing a bug that may have exposed the data of ....

17 October, 2018

Facebook may have to pay $1.63-bn fine in Europe over new data breach

Shweta Sharma

Following its data breach of about 50 million user accounts last Friday, social networking giant Facebook may be fined close ....

1 October, 2018
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Harsh penalties tip scales for producers of personal data, but leave startups vulnerable

Harsh Walia

The committee, which recently released the draft of the Personal Data Protection Bill, has been advocating a penalty scheme.  To ....

7 September, 2018

Broadening of sensitive data definition may cut off several services for Indians

Harsh Walia

A committee recently released the much-awaited draft of the Personal Data Protection Bill. Although the panel’s efforts ....

6 September, 2018

Businesses to ride rocky transition in life under new data regime

Harsh Walia

The draft Personal Data Protection Bill released by a committee chaired by former Supreme Court judge BN Srikrishna has already ....

5 September, 2018

How Europe's data privacy law is upending global online advertising

Reuters

Europe’s new data privacy law has put a small army of tech firms that track people online in jeopardy and is strengthening ....

23 August, 2018
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Two out of every three Indian firms lag behind in GDPR compliance: EY

Shweta Sharma

Even as India grapples with the intricacies of the recently released draft Personal Data Protection Bill, chief information officers ....

3 August, 2018

Will the new data protection bill pose challenges for startups?

Roma Priya

With the growth of the digital economy, data has come to play a critical role in how people communicate with one another. Protecting ....

1 August, 2018

How the new EU data privacy law will affect Indian companies

Supratim Chakraborty & Harsh Walia & Shweta Dwivedi

The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation came into effect on 25 May, giving European citizens more control ....

31 May, 2018

Why Indian startups are worried about GDPR compliance

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian companies, including startups, have been trying to make sense of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation ....

28 May, 2018
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Microsoft plans to extend EU data privacy rights to global customers

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft Corporation said it plans to extend the rights accorded by the European Union's new data privacy law ....

24 May, 2018