WEARABLE TECH & LAW
Ever since the advent of computing, humans are increasingly getting dependent on computing. The advancement of technology has now allowed computing to be worn on the human body. Consequently wearable technologies have emerged as a very exciting manifestation of usage of this. Wearable technologies allow persons to wear different devices for enhancing productivity, efficiency and control.
However, the advent of the wearable technologies has brought forward various complicated legal and policy issues. In fact, given that wearable technologies are still at the nascent stage of their development, emerging legal and policy issues pertaining to wearable technologies are also beginning to emerge and develop.
This eBook aims to examine the significant legal, policy and regulatory issues that impact use of wearable technologies and wearable devices by users. A number of these legal issues are likely to further evolve with the passage of time.
This eBook would hope to sensitize the users of wearable devices about the legal ramifications of the devices that they wear and the kind of potential legal exposure that the adoption and continued usage of wearable devices could expose them to.
This eBook is an absolute must for all students of law, legal practitioners, law libraries, lawmakers and other stakeholders who want to understand the legalities wearable technologies.
This eBook is authored by Pavan Duggal (http://www.pavanduggal.com), Asia’s and India’s foremost expert on Cyberlaw and Mobile Law, who has been acknowledged as one of the top four cyber lawyers of the world. This eBook’s Author runs his niche law firm Pavan Duggal Associates, Advocates (http://pavanduggalassociates.com/) which is working on all aspects concerning technology and the law.
© Pavan Duggal, 2015
Keywords: wearable, wearable devices, wearable technology, law, legal, crime, data and privacy