9th February 2006
- Overview of the current way that India has attracted investment from other countries, especially in relation to handling personal data
- What, if any, pressure there is on politicians to pass a data protection act
- What previous attempts there has been made to pass a data protection act
- What recent attempts have been made to pass legislation, and why such legislation has not been passed
- Where the pressure is coming from to enact a data protection act
- The perception of the need for a data protection act - do politicians in India think it is necessary? Who is the prime moving force for a data protection act? i.e. identity theft; because of the nature of the outsourcing work undertaken by Indian firms; does commerce want such an act? Is the pressure from consumer groups?
- An outline of the number of acts that may have been prepared to date with, perhaps, some indication of the similarities and differences between them.
1 CPD hour may be claimed by both solicitors and barristers through attendance at this event.
BIICL has recently worked with the German public body, the Gesellschaft fur internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on a collective redress project....