Gourab Sethi v. State of Telangana

Palaaksha KandhariCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving suicide due to harassment by recovery agents of China-based instant loan apps

Gourab Sethi v. State of Telangana In the High Court of Telangana Crl. P. 8799/2022 Before Justice Chillakur Sumalatha Decided on October 06, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application in a case involving suicide due to harassment by recovery … Read More

AA v. Persons Unknown

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Consideration of Bitcoins as property  under English law and injunction against cryptocurrency exchanges controlling the wallets containing the ransom payment

AA v. Persons Unknown [2019] EWHC 3556 (Comm) In the High Court of Justice, Business & Property Courts of England and Wales, Commercial Court (QBD) Case CL-2019-000746 Before Justice Bryan Decided on December 13, 2019 Relevancy of the Case: Consideration … Read More

Decoding DeFi

Gitanjali SadanCyber Security, Law

Decoding DeFi

Can you imagine a world where loans, insurance, and every other financial service exist in a blockchain, just like cryptocurrencies? It sounds exciting and, at the same time, complicated. This is what decentralised finance (DeFi) is all about. DeFi is … Read More

Hitesh Bhatia v. Kumar Vivekanand

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Requirement of a court's intervention for appropriate investigation in a Bitcoin scam

Hitesh Bhatia v. Kumar Vivekanand In the High Court of Delhi Case 3207/2020 Before Justice Abhinav Pandey Decided on July 1, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Requirement of a court’s intervention for appropriate investigation in a Bitcoin scam Statutes and … Read More

Blockchain beyond Bitcoin

Gitanjali SadanCyber Security

Blockchain beyond Bitcoin

Bitcoin became popular way before its underlying technology. Satoshi Nakamoto introduced Bitcoin through a white paper in 2009. Even in 2022, most people associate blockchain technology with cryptocurrency only. However, with a decentralised structure at the core, it can transform … Read More

What is a Decentralised Autonomous Organisation?

Samiksha UniyalCyber Security

What is a Decentralised Autonomous Organisation (DAO)

Is it possible to do business without having a physical office and a management board? Can a company function without its shareholders, employees and the memorandum of association? Can any organisation survive without having even one physical meeting? Doesn’t it … Read More

Bhanu Prakash Singh v. State

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Anticipatory bail application in a case involving call centre scam by impersonating Amazon employees

Bhanu Prakash Singh v. State (G.N.C.T of Delhi) In the High Court of Delhi BA 1644/2021 Before Justice Mukta Gupta Decided on June 04, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Anticipatory bail application in a case involving call centre scam by … Read More

Sachin Vasant Shelar v. State of Maharashtra

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Bail application in a cryptocurrency scam

Sachin Vasant Shelar v. State of Maharashtra (2021) 2 Bom CR (Cri) 103 In the High Court of Bombay BA 391/2019 Before Justice Sandeep K Shinde Decided on February 08, 2021 Relevancy of the Case: Bail application in a cryptocurrency scam … Read More