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‘Tension between privacy and competition law,’ India's antitrust regulator warns

By Phoebe Seers
  • 07 Dec 2020 04:35
  • 07 Dec 2020 04:35
There are tensions between the yet to be enacted data protection law and the competition law, with significant overlaps between the two, an officer from India’s antitrust regulator has warned. 
Issues like data portability, free consent, data as a source of market power and discrimination are all issues that can

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Phoebe Seers


Phoebe has covered Financial Crime and compliance issues for MLex since 2015, initially in the Hong Kong bureau and currently in London. While in Hong Kong she won two SOPA awards for her reporting on corruption in the energy sector in Indonesia. Prior to journalism she worked as a solicitor with a focus on white-collar crime litigation in London and Hong Kong. She has a BA in English and Philosophy from Newcastle University.

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