Centre for Internet & Society

MediaNama hosted one policy round-table on Intermediary Liability protections in Bangalore and another round-table in New Delhi, to discuss inputs sought by MEITY on the amendments to Safe Harbor for platforms (payments services, content services, ISPs, etc.) in India. Centre for Internet & Society is a community partner for the event.

One round-table was held at St. Mark's Hotel in Bangalore on January 25, 2019 and the next one will be held at India Habitat Centre in New Delhi on February 7, 2019. Gurshabad Grover participated in the meeting held on January 25, 2019. Participants discussed the draft amendments to the intermediary liability rules (under Section 79 of the IT Act) and recommendations stakeholders could respond with. For more info click here.

MediaNama has posted some pieces after the discussion that may be of interest: