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Welcome readers, to this year’s First issue of Legist.
International Data Privacy Day is celebrated every year on 28th January to create awareness among the masses that they should protect their data from data breaches and adopt ways to secure data privacy. This awareness is important is todaybs information age. Data privacy is not the same thing as data security, although the two are intimately connected and intertwined. Data Privacy Day reminds us to treat personal information like money. It has value and we need to protect it as if our lives depended on it because sometimes they do. We will further get to know more about Data Privacy in this Articles.
Data Privacy: Decoding the Myth
Mayura Sabne (Research and Editorial)
An Analysis of the Indian Digital Data Protection Bill, 2022
Akanksha Redij (Research and Editorial)
On November 18, 2022, the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology issued the draft Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022. The purpose of this Act is s to provide for the processing of digital personal data in a manner that recognizes both the right of individuals to protect their personal data and the need to process personal data for lawful purposes.