Data Protection Laws: A Contemporary Study of EU and Indian Laws

  • Bhavesh Vashisht
  • Show Author Details
  • Bhavesh Vashisht

    LL.M. Student at Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad, India

  • img Download Full Paper


The current Article focuses on the various aspects relating to Data Protection Laws with special reference to Indian and European laws and it’s contemporary development. The Article focuses on the various aspects relating to Data Privacy and starts with the very definition of what includes and is “Privacy”, followed by the concept of “Right to be forgotten” in Indian as well as global Scenario with the help of relevant case laws. The article then illustrates the concept of Data protection and includes Data protection laws in EU encompassing various provisions of GDPR and the Indian context of Data Protection laws. The Article also includes the draft personal data protection bill of 2019 and the legislative history regarding the same. The Article ends with the newly issued Data protection bill of 2022 and the various advantages and shortcomings regarding the same too.


Research Paper


International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 6, Issue 4, Page 793 - 813


Creative Commons

This is an Open Access article, distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution -NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) (, which permits remixing, adapting, and building upon the work for non-commercial use, provided the original work is properly cited.


Copyright © IJLMH 2021