Category Archives: Legal

15May/18

GDPR: A Comprehensive Data Protection Regulation and its Impact on Individuals and Business Worldwide: Part IV Conclusion on GDPR

Part IV of the Series Article on GDPR discusses in general where India and the United States of America are placed in the data privacy sector and the legislative strength of the laws prevailing in theseRead More…

15May/18

GDPR: A Comprehensive Data Protection Regulation and its Impact on Individuals and Business Worldwide: Part III Compliances for Businesses

Part III of this Series article discusses the obligations of Data Controllers and Data Processors or Business entities that are storing, processing or using personal data of individuals or data subjects  Part III Steps to be takenRead More…

12May/18

GDPR: A Comprehensive Data Protection Regulation and its Impact on Individuals and Business Worldwide: Part II Empowering Individuals

Part II of this Series Article focuses on the rights provided to Data Subjects or Individuals whose data is being collected and processed. (Click here to view Part I of this Series Article)  Part II  GDPR Empowering IndividualsRead More…

29Apr/18

A NEW CLASS OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICES: Registered Valuers (Part-1)

THE NECESSITY FOR A NEW CLASS OF PROFESSIONALS This is part-1 of a three part series on “A New Class of Professional Services: Registered Valuers”. The parts are dealt with as separate articles in themselves, soRead More…

09Mar/18

“Right to Die with Dignity” – within the Ambit of Article 21 Right to life

In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court (SC) of India, on 9th March 2018, ruled permitting of passive euthanasia, stating the right of an individual to die with dignity. Let us take a look at whatRead More…

24Dec/17

Interpreting Article 21 in terms of Due Process of Law

“The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.” -Thomas Jefferson Article 21 (No person shall be deprived of his life and personal liberty except accordingRead More…

16Dec/17

Instant Triple Talaq; “Illegal and Void”- Modi’s Union Cabinet

Modi’s Union Cabinet Passed the Instant Triple Talaq Bill Declaring It “Illegal and Void” A draft bill was prepared by a group of Ministers headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, based on the Supreme Court ShayaraRead More…

16Dec/17

Parsi Women Win the Right to Practice their Religion even on Marriage with a Non-Parsi

A Revolutionary Step Towards Parsi Religious Tolerance and Gender Equality in the Community “If a believer demands that I, as a nonbeliever, observe his taboos in the public domain, he is not asking for my respect,Read More…