The Government of India (GoI), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY), and the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) jointly released the new IT Rules 2021, with significant impact on Intermediaries. The new rules impact OTT and digital media streaming services, online news outlets, social media and platforms, messaging services, among others. The new rules are available on the Gazette of India website - http://egazette.nic.in/WriteReadData/2021/225464.pdf

This project consists of:

  1. Privacy Mode’s research reports sent to MEITY on 22 May 2021 about the impact of the IT Rules on the developer ecosystem.
  2. Case studies from law, technology and business segments such as DigiPub, social media and others that are impacted by the IT Rules; operational challenges during implementation.

Participate in this project:

  1. Attend meetings and events.
  2. Share your work/experiences with the operational challenges in implementing the IT Rules.

Contact details: If you wish to participate or want more information about this project, contact Privacy Mode on privacymode@hasgeek.in or call 7676332020.

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The Government of India (GoI), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY), and the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) jointly released the new IT Rules 2021, with significant impact on Intermediaries. The new rules impact OTT and digital media streaming services, online news outlets, social media and platforms, messaging services, among others. The new rules are available on the Gazette of India website - http://egazette.nic.in/WriteReadData/2021/225464.pdf

This project consists of:

  1. Privacy Mode’s research reports sent to MEITY on 22 May 2021 about the impact of the IT Rules on the developer ecosystem.
  2. Case studies from law, technology and business segments such as DigiPub, social media and others that are impacted by the IT Rules; operational challenges during implementation.

Participate in this project:

  1. Attend meetings and events.
  2. Share your work/experiences with the operational challenges in implementing the IT Rules.

Contact details: If you wish to participate or want more information about this project, contact Privacy Mode on privacymode@hasgeek.in or call 7676332020.

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IT Rules 2021: law, legalese and impact on open source communities

IT Rules 2021: law, legalese and impact on open source communities

Udbhav Tiwari, Public Policy Advisor at Mozilla. Moderated by Bhavani Seetharaman, Research Associate at Hasgeek

1 hour 5 July 2021

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Privacy Mode is a forum for discussions on privacy, data security and compliance. Participate and collaborate with India’s pioneering privacy-tech community. Industry surveys: In 2020, Privacy Mode executed two surveys: more

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Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. more

Promoted

GitHub is the developer company. As the home to more than 65 million developers from across the globe, GitHub is where developers can create, share, and ship the best code possible. GitHub makes it easier to work together, solve challenging problems, and create the world’s most important technologi… more

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