In re Pharmatrak, Inc. Privacy Litigation

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Interpretation of the "consent" exception in the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986

In re Pharmatrak, Inc. Privacy Litigation 329 F.3d 9 In the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit Case Number 02-2138 Before Circuit Judge Lynch, Circuit Judge Bownes, and Circuit Judge Howard Decided on May 09, 2003 Relevancy … Read More

William Stadler v. Currys Group Limited

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Claim for compensation for selling the claimant's old smart TV to a third party without factory reset or data erasure

William Stadler v. Currys Group Limited [2022] EWHC 160 (QB) In the High Court of Justice, Queen’s Bench Division, Media and Communications List Case QB-2021-002102 Before Judge Lewis Decided on January 31, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Claim for compensation for … Read More

Karmanya Singh Sareen v. Union of India

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Petition challenging updates to WhatsApp's privacy policy

Karmanya Singh Sareen & Anr v. Union of India & Ors. (2016) 233 DLT 436 (DB) In the High Court of Delhi WP(C) 7663/2016 and CM 31553/2016 Before Chief Justice G. Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal Decided on September … Read More

Cyber crime and laws in Turkey: An overview

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Cyber crime and laws in Turkey

This is the seventh article in our series covering cyber laws of various countries. The previous article presented an overview of cyber crime and laws in Denmark. This article features Turkey, the first Middle East country in the series. Turkey … Read More

Cyber crime and laws in Denmark: An overview

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Cyber crime and laws in Denmark

This is the sixth article in our series covering cyber laws of various countries. While the previous article presented an overview of cyber crime and laws in Russia, this article focuses on Denmark. Denmark is a Nordic country which ranks … Read More

PDPB and children’s data privacy in India

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PDPB and children's data privacy in India

Children account for one-third of the global internet user base. In the eyes of the law, a child’s “consent” has often been insufficient. I am sure you have seen that most of the Indian websites do not consider a user’s … Read More

Overview of DIFC Data Protection Law 2020

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DIFC Data Protection Law 2020

On May 21, 2020, the Ruler of Dubai Emirate, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President & Prime Minister of the UAE, enacted the Dubai International Financial Centre Data Protection Law (DIFC Law No. 5 of 2020). … Read More