Articles by Asheeta Regidi
May 13, 2019
SEBI's Circular: The black box conundrum and misrepresentation in AI-based Mutual FundsThe primary future concerns expressed by SEBI, are with the black box nature of AI/ML systems.
Apr 29, 2019
TikTok ban: The case highlighted the inability of Indian laws to prevent the exploitation of childrenWe need to take a holistic approach to kids' safety, and a law that addresses this would be welcome.
Mar 07, 2019
The Spotify-Warner dispute: Looking at statutory licensing for on-demand servicesThe dispute involves Spotify’s attempt to obtain a statutory license to stream Warner’s music.
Dec 26, 2018
Aadhaar privacy debate, data protection regulation to intermediary guidelines: Tech policy trends of 2018Looking at the year gone by for privacy, one can look ahead at 2019 only with concern
Dec 21, 2018
MHA notification: Authorised agencies don't have suo motu powers to issue interception, monitoring directionsThe notification is not blanket empowerment of these agencies to carry out surveillance.
Nov 15, 2018
Online censorship enforced by governments is curbing people’s power to criticiseDespite people's right to criticise, there are laws which enable the govt to act against online speech.
Sep 26, 2018
Changes brought in by SC's Aadhaar verdict come as relief, but judgment remains major disappointmentOverall, the impact of the Supreme Court's Aadhaar verdict is to retain the unique ID scheme, but bringing the rampant mandating to a halt comes as a relief.
Sep 07, 2018
Why companies like Apple are hesitating to launch payment services in IndiaRBI’s data localization mandate indicates the hurdles companies face to set up payment services.
Aug 15, 2018
Data Protection Bill Series: Retrospective application of law and stand on AadhaarThe proposed Bill will definitely necessitate major changes in the practices of the fiduciaries.
Aug 08, 2018
Data Protection Bill Series: Transparency and accountability required for data fiduciaryThese obligations ensure that a data principal is made aware of the practices of the data fiduciary.