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19 Jan 2022

Google: Abuse of Dominance in news Aggression

GOOGLE: ABUSE OF DOMINANCE IN NEWS AGGREGATION A complaint was filed by the Digital News Publishers Association, which is an association comprising of various news online platforms including the Times Group, NDTV, India Today, etc. against Google LLC, Google Ireland Ltd., Google India Pvt. Ltd., and Alphabet Inc., under section…

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17 Jan 2022

Joint Parliamentary Committee Recommendations on The Indian Personal Data Protection Bill

Joint Parliamentary Committee Recommendations on The Indian Personal Data Protection Bill The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) published its recommendations on the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 (hereinafter referred to as the PDP), in December 2021. The Committee believed that the Bill frustrated the fundamental objective of the right to privacy,…

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14 Jan 2022

The new cybercrime law of UAE was enacted in January 2022

The new cybercrime law of UAE was enacted in January 2022 The long-awaited UAE Personal Data Protection Law, Federal Law 45 of 2021 on Personal Data Protection ("Law"), was issued on 27 November 2021. The Emirates Data Office ("Data Office"), constituted under Federal Law 44 of 2021, will serve as…

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12 Jan 2022

New Federal Electronic Transactions and Trust Services Law for UAE

New Federal Electronic Transactions and Trust Services Law for UAE The UAE has published Federal Decree by Law Number 46 of 2021 on Electronic Transactions and Trust Services ("Law"), a new electronic transactions law. To increase legal clarity in electronic contacts, it incorporates legal ideas into UAE law similar to…

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10 Jan 2022

Dubai's alcohol license restrictions have been changed

Dubai's alcohol license restrictions have been changed The United Arab Emirates has implemented a slew of new legislation and measures that will greatly impact locals and visitors. The UAE has also relaxed the alcohol intake and purchase rules as part of the reform.  As per the latest government announcement, purchasing…

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07 Jan 2022

Dubai issues new Law on the Rights of People of Determination

Dubai issues new Law on the Rights of People of Determination Dubai has published Law Number (3) of 2022 on the rights of people with disabilities. This legislation aims to ensure the integration of determined persons into society and their full participation in all aspects of life. The Law establishes…

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