Data Protection

Data is the new oil. Its value is dependent on how it is treated. At Sarthak, we are well equipped to guide all contemporary organizations with safe and effortless transfer of data.

An overview

Sarthak is actively engaging in the evolving data protection landscape in India. We are advising several clients on issues of data protection, such as in drafting of terms of use, data protection and privacy policies, preparation of data handling protocols, drafting and reviewing contracts involving issues of data protection, and in handling litigation involving breach of privacy, and data theft, hacking and cyber fraud. We are also working with several clients in ensuring compliance with Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules issued thereunder from time to time, including the recent The Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021.

Recent insights

Regulating Social Media: Necessity or Excuse?

Regulating Social Media: Necessity or Excuse?

Social media in its myriad forms occupies central place in our day-to-day existence, it affects our social and professional interactions in a manner that was inconceivable just a decade back. With increase in access to smart phones and internet, social media platforms are just a click away, which explains…

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