FAQs on the Aadhaar Judgment

Oct 18, 2018

1. Can Aadhaar be required for getting a new mobile connection? Is linking Aadhaar with mobile number mandatory?

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Summary Report: Series of Discussion on Personal Data Protection Bill 2018

Oct 12, 2018

We at SFLC.in conducted a series of multi-stakeholder round table discussions on the Data Protection Bill, 2018 submitted by the Expert Committee on Data Protection headed by Justice (Retd.) B.N. Srikrishna.

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Key Highlights of the Aadhaar Judgment

Sep 26, 2018

The Supreme Court has delivered its much awaited judgment in the Aadhaar case, wherein the majority view, comprised of - Dipak Misra CJI., AK Sikri J., AM Khanwilkar, J. and Ashok Bhushan J. (though Bhushan J.

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Round Table Discussion on the Personal Data Protection Bill: 27th September (Thursday) at Cochin

Sep 23, 2018

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has sought comments on the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 by the 30th of September 2018.

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Round Table Discussion on the Personal Data Protection Bill: 25th September (Tuesday) at Bengaluru

Sep 23, 2018

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has sought comments on the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 by the 30th of September 2018. We are holding a Round Table discussion on the draft Bill on 25 September 2018 (Tuesday) at the Hyatt Centric Hotel, MG Road, Bengaluru from 10.30am to 4.30pm.

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Round Table Discussion on the Personal Data Protection Bill: 26th September (Wednesday) at Mumbai

Sep 23, 2018

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has sought comments on the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 by the 30th of September 2018. We are holding a Round Table discussion on the draft Bill on 26 September 2018 (Wednesday) at the Taj Lands End, Bandra West, Mumbai from10.30am to 5.30pm.

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Round Table Discussion on the Personal Data Protection Bill: 4th September (Tuesday) at the IIC, Delhi

Aug 27, 2018

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has sought comments on the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 by the 10th of September 2018. We are holding a Round Table discussion on the draft Bill on 04 September 2018 (Tuesday) at the India International Centre (Seminar Hall No. 1), New Delhi between 1:45-5:00 pm.

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Brief Analysis of The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018

Jul 30, 2018

On 27 July 2018, the nine-member expert committee headed by Justice B.N. Srikrishna submitted its Report along with a draft bill titled The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 (“the Bill”) to the Ministry of Information and Technology (MeitY). The Report and the Bill are a result of a process that began last year, including internal meetings and a public consultation by the expert committee through a whitepaper. We, along with many other stakeholders, submitted our comments to the whitepaper in January 2018.

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Summary of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018

Jul 28, 2018

This is a summary of the key provisions of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 (“the Bill”/ “the Act”). The Bill has been divided into 15 Chapters. It is composed of 112 Sections, with 2 schedules and 4 recitals. According to Section 1 of the Bill, the law shall apply to the whole of India.

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Updates on Aadhaar Final Hearing: Day 29

Apr 22, 2018

On day 29 of the final Aadhaar hearing, Senior Advocate, Rakesh Dwivedi resumed his submissions and stated that it is better to tighten the nuts and bolts of Aadhaar than demolishing it completely.

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