CERT-In Advisory against COVID-19 phishing campaign by malicious actors

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CERT-In Advisory against COVID-19 phishing campaign by malicious actors

On June 19, 2020, the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) issued an advisory reportedly warning against a large-scale phishing campaign against Indian citizens and business enterprises. According to CERT-In, the attackers are expected to use COVID-19 as enticement while masquerading as central government agencies. This phishing attack intends to trick the users into downloading malicious files or steal personal … Read More

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) for Beginners

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California Consumer Privacy Act (2018)

I am sure you would have heard that data is the new oil. Modern-day enterprises thrive on data to make business decisions. To prevent misuse of data and recognise the rights of data subjects, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the UK Data Protection Act of 2018, and India’s Personal Data Protection Bill (PDPB) are some of the laws (or to-be … Read More

Ajay D.N. v. Sujith S.S.

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Ajay D.N. v. Sujith S.S.

 Ajay D.N. v. Sujith S.S. In the Kerala High Court W.P.(C) 37082/2007-M Before Justice P.V. Asha Decided on February 21, 2017 Relevancy of the case: Legal recognition of OMR sheets as electronic record. Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 2, 4) The Indian Evidence Act, 1872 (Section 45A, 65A, 65B) Relevant Facts of the Case The … Read More

Central Bureau of Investigation v. Abhishek Verma

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Central Bureau of Investigation v. Abhishek Verma

Central Bureau of Investigation v. Abhishek Verma (2009) 6 SCC 300 In the Supreme Court of India Crl.A. 935-36/2009 Before Justice S.B. Sinha and Justice (Dr) M.K. Sharma Decided on May 6, 2009 Relevancy of the case: Admissibility of portable data storage devices. Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 4) The Indian Penal Code, 1860 (Section … Read More

In the matter of Consortium Securities (P) Ltd.

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      In the matter of Consortium Securities (P) Ltd. The Securities and Exchange Board of India Before Ms Raj Rani Bhalla, Adjudicating Officer Decided on July 29, 2005 Relevancy of the case: Maintenance of margin deposit book in electronic form. Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 4) Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, 1992 (Section … Read More

In the matter of M/s J.M. Morgan Stanley Retail Services Pvt. Ltd.

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   In the matter of M/s J.M. Morgan Stanley Retail Services Pvt. Ltd. The Securities and Exchange Board of India Before Mr A.K. Batra, Whole Time Member MO/14/MIRSD/06/04 Decided on June 2, 2004 Relevancy of the case: Legal recognition of electronic records. Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 4) Securities and Exchange Board of India Act, … Read More

Dr. Mandeep Sethi v. Union Bank of India

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    Dr. Mandeep Sethi v. Union Bank of India In the Supreme Court of India CWP 21862/2012 Before Justice Hemant Gupta and Justice Ritu Bahri Decided on February 26, 2013 Relevancy of the case: Validity of e-auctions conducted by the Debt Recovery Tribunals Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 4, 10-A) Recovery of Debts Due to … Read More

KR Ravi Rathinam v. Kamarajar Salai & Ors

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       KR Ravi Rathinam v. Kamarajar Salai & Ors In the Madras High Court at Madurai W.P.(MD) 18210/2014 and M.P.(MD) 1-2/2014 Before Justice M. Venugopal Decided on December 03, 2014 Relevancy of the case: Filing writ petition for copyright infringement through YouTube. Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 2, 66(B), 66(E), 72, 72(A), 76, … Read More

Kundan Singh v. State

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 Kundan Singh v. State (2016) 1 DLT (Cri.) 144  In the Delhi High Court CRL.A. 711/2014 Before Justice Sanjiv Khanna and Justice R.K. Gauba Decided on November 24, 2015 Relevancy of the case: Requirements under Section 65B of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872 Statutes & Provisions Involved The Information Technology Act, 2000 (Section 2) The Indian Penal Code, 1860 (Section … Read More