Monthly Archives: May 2022
What is Deep Brain Stimulation?
In order to understand the need for a regulation termed the “Neuro Rights” which is more than the “Privacy Rights” as we understand today, it is necessary for us to have an understanding of what are the technological developments that … Continue reading
Why Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg are interested in Neuro Technology?
Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk are both individuals who are targeting the future for their business expansion. If they are present it is clear that they have identified some big potential. Neuro Technology is one area where both are now … Continue reading
Binaural beats and Mantras
For a long time many are arguing that there is a power behind chanting of Mantras. Though the mention of “Mantras” immediately invokes a religious feeling and triggers a “Flight Response” in some individuals, everybody will agree if we say … Continue reading
Neuro Technology… the developments to track
Though it is scary to visualize the development of technology to “Brain Reading”, it is a development that cannot be wished away. There are several benefits of the Neuro Technologies in therapeutic world and hence continuous research is required. The … Continue reading
Should a natural human tendency “to infer from observations” be inhibited by Privacy law?
All privacy laws from GDPR to DPA 2021 define “Personal Information” (PI) and a need to “Protect Personal Information”. In defining PI, the popular definition is that any information “about” a living human constitutes PI and should be subject to … Continue reading
E Sight is a neuro tech device for Visually impaired persons
Neuro Tech devices are of different kinds. One such device is E-Sight (https://esighteyewear.com/int/). Simple eye glasses that correct the deficiency in the focussing capabilities of a human eye. We donot recognize the eye glasses as a neuro tech device since … Continue reading
Calling the attention of Neuro Rights and Neuro Tech Professionals in India
Naavi and FDPPI would like to form a group of professionals interested in NeuroTech and Neuro Rights to take the study further. This will be an exploratory group to identify the requirements of developing Neuro Rights legislation in India and … Continue reading
Brain Computer Interfaces
The study of Neuro Rights Law for the purpose of developing Jurisprudence requires an understanding the neuro science as well as the technology that interacts with the neuro systems of humans. So far we have tried to establish the relevance … Continue reading
What are Neuro Rights?
At present “Privacy Right” is considered as a “Right to be let alone”. However, in practice, “Protection of Privacy Rights” is reduced to “Protection of Information Privacy” which is essentially, giving protection to the “Right of Choice” of an individual … Continue reading
Starting the journey to the Neuro Rights Law and Technology
India entered the era of Cyber Laws in 2000 with ITA 2000 and made a soft entry to data protection law in 2009 with the notification of ITA 2008 and likely to enter the field of Data Protection law in … Continue reading