Tag: Technology

Getting the Deal Through: Franchise 2024

Franchising in the market

How widespread is franchising in your jurisdiction? In which sectors is franchising common? Are there any economic or regulatory issues in the market that are more or less hospitable to franchising or make it economically viable …

ICLG: Fintech Laws and Regulations 2023 India

1. The Fintech Landscape

1.1 Please describe the types of fintech businesses that are active in your jurisdiction and the state of the development of the market, including in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance)

Proposed Amendments Regarding Online Gaming

The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), on January 2, 2023, proposed amendments to the IT (Intermediary Guidelines And Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 (“IT Rules, 2021”). The draft amendments, which pertain to the online gaming industry, are …

Government Notifies Amendments to Rules Governing Online Intermediaries

The Government of India recently enacted the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Amendment Rules, 2022 (“Amendment”), to amend the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 (“Rules”). The Amendment became effective immediately. As …

Digital Personal Data Protection Bill, 2022 – Key Features

The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), on the 18th of November, released the latest draft version of India’s proposed data protection law. The DPDP Bill is open for public consultation till the 17th of December this year.