Distributed Decentralized Technology for empowering people is still a dream!

Oct 02, 2019
Distributed Decentralized Technology for empowering people is still a dream! By Dr. Nagarjuna G

Round Table discussion on The Advent of AI in Fintech

Oct 01, 2019
Round Table discussion on The Advent of AI in Fintech Continuing our association with IIM Bangalore on the series of workshops on emerging issues around technology and society, we are announcing our…

CJEU rules that search engines cannot be asked to de-list information globally under EU right to be forgotten requests

Sep 26, 2019
CJEU rules that search engines cannot be asked to de-list information globally under EU right to be forgotten requests On September 24, 2019, Europe’s top court, the Court of Justice of the European…

Kerala High Court Declares ‘Right to Access Internet’ as a Fundamental Right

Sep 20, 2019
Kerala High Court Declares ‘Right to Access Internet’ as a Fundamental Right The Kerala High Court in a monumental decision has held ‘Right to Internet Access’ as a fundamental right. The Court…

Concerns with undisclosed and selective consultation on the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018

Sep 18, 2019
On August 25, 2019 Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology held undisclosed and selective consultation on the Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018. In our joint letter to MietY we…

Towards a Progressive Cryptocurrency Policy for India

Sep 06, 2019
Towards a Progressive Cryptocurrency Policy for India By Satish Babu   1. Introduction

Follow-up Comments on the Consultation on Draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018

Sep 02, 2019
On August 20, 2019 we learned that the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) was conducting a follow-up consultation on the draft Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 with…

Internet Multi Stakeholder Roundtable discussion

Aug 25, 2019
Internet Multi Stakeholder Roundtable discussion As a precursor to the formation of the IMSC, SFLC.in and Global Network Initiative(GNI) are organizing a round table discussion on - 'Data Protection…

Youth and Privacy: It does matter

Aug 15, 2019
Youth and Privacy: It does matter By Faisal Farooqui   Imagine a busy highway. A small child of four or five years old is running into the traffic. His/her parents nowhere to be seen. Who do you…

Our Comments on National Digital Health Blueprint

Aug 09, 2019
On 04 August 2019, we submitted our comments on the National Digital Health Blueprint to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Read the full comments on National Digital Health Blueprint https…

SFLC.in impleads in Kerala HC Against Denial of Internet Access to Female Residents

Aug 02, 2019
An undergratuate student at Sree Narayana College, Chelanur, Kozhikode, Kerala has filed a petition in Kerala High Court against discriminatory hostel rules for female residents and arbitrary…

Truecaller automatically retrieved bank account details of its users and registered them for UPI

Aug 01, 2019
Reports came out on Tuesday that the Truecaller app had sent SMS messages from phones of unsuspecting