Shantanu Guha Ray v. Union of India

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Writ petition seeking directions for CBI to register FIRs and investigate the matter of hacking of NSE's servers

Shantanu Guha Ray v. Union of India In the High Court of Delhi W.P. (Crl.) 2114/2020 & Crl. M.A. 5389, 12853/2022 Before Chief Justice Satish Chandra and Justice Subramonium Prasad Decided on May 23. 2023 Relevancy of the case: Writ … Read More

Doe v. Smith

Raj PagariyaCase Summary

Whether recording a sexual encounter between two partners with one-party consent can be considered "interception" under Section 2510(4)?

Jane Doe v. Jason Smith 429 F.3d 706 In the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Case Number 05-1903 Before Circuit Judge Easterbrook, Circuit Judge Evans, and Circuit Judge Williams Decided on November 21, 2005 Relevancy of … Read More

Renjith v. State of Kerala

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Anticipatory bail application in a case involving trespass and assault due to a dispute between the neighbours

Renjith v. State of Kerala In the High Court of Kerala B.A. 8054/2021 Before Justice Gopinath P. Decided on November 23, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving trespass and assault due to a dispute … Read More

How does DMCA takedown work?

Gitanjali SadanLaw

How does DMCA takedown work

If you are a website owner, one of your worst nightmares will be another website copying your content. Content replication can result in copyright violation due to copyright protection available to rightful copyright owners. One such law is the Digital … Read More

M.K.S. Vasan v. P. Subramaniam

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Anticipatory bail application in a case involving movie piracy and copyright violation by online platforms

M.K.S. Vasan v. P. Subramaniam In the High Court of Madras Crl. OP. (MD) 18801/2014 Before Justice M. Nirmal Kumar Decided on November 27, 2018 Relevancy of the case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving movie piracy and copyright … Read More

Surinder Singh v. UT, Chandigarh

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Setting the conviction aside under POCSO provisions before the act came into force

Surinder Singh v. UT, Chandigarh (2020) 3 RCR (Cri) 53 In the High Court of Punjab and Haryana CRA-S 644/2017 (SB) Before Justice Anil Kshetarpal Decided on July 2, 2020 Relevancy of the case: Setting the conviction aside under POCSO … Read More

Prabhu v. State of Karnataka

Samiksha UniyalCase Summary

Liability of Bharat Matrimony as an intermediary in a case of fraud and cheating

Prabhu v. State of Karnataka In the High Court of Karnataka WP 38070/2014 Before Justice H B Prabhakara Sastry Decided on April 07, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Liability of Bharat Matrimony as an intermediary in a case of fraud … Read More