This article examines the nuanced interplay, and the inherent tension, between the application of competition and data protection laws for the protection of consumers’ privacy in the face of a growing emergence in digital platforms, and alongside the increase in technology-related mergers and acquisitions. Our Partners, Gaurav Desai and Anuj Bhatia, with Senior Associate, Shruti Bhat and Associate, Apurva Badoni discuss the need for a detailed study of the proposed laws for their impact on data-intensive mergers.

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