Manoj Oswal v. State of Maharashtra

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Manoj Oswal v. State of Maharashtra

Manoj Oswal v. State of Maharashtra In the High Court of Bombay Crl. Writ Petition No. 314/2012 Before S.C. Dharmadhikari & S.B. Sukhre, JJ. Decided on August 6, 2013 Relevancy of the case: Applicability of Section 66A. Statutes & Provisions Involved:  Ar. 226 of COI, 1950  Sec 482 of Crpc, 1973  Ar 66A of IT Act, 2000 … Read More

Laddi v. State of Haryana

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Laddi v. State of Haryana

Laddi v. State of Haryana In the High Court of Punjab & Haryana CRR No. 398 of 2013 Before Paramjeet Singh, J. Decided on May 2, 2013   Relevancy of the case: Relevancy and admissibility of secondary evidence of electronic record. Statutes & Provisions Involved:  The Indian Penal Code, 1860 (S.376, S.506) The Evidence Act, 1872 (S.2, S.3, S.8, S. … Read More

Orissa Consumers Association, Cuttack & Anr v. Orissa Electricity Regulatory Commission & Ors

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Orissa Consumers Association, Cuttack & Anr v. Orissa Electricity Regulatory Commission & Ors.

Orissa Consumers Association, Cuttack & Anr v. Orissa Electricity Regulatory Commission & Ors 2004 SCC OnLine Ori 46 In the High Court of Orissa W.P. (C) No. 7160 of 2004 A.K. PATNAIK AND A.K. PARICHHA, JJ Decided on October 8, 2004 Relevancy of the case: Publication of regulations in electronic form is equivalent to information in written or typewritten form. … Read More

Customs & Central Excise v. Deloitte Tax Services India Pvt. Ltd.

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Customs & Central Excise v. Deloitte Tax Services India Pvt. Ltd.

Customs & Central Excise v. Deloitte Tax Services India Pvt. Ltd. 2012 SCC Online AP 393 In the High Court of Andhra Pradesh C.E.A. No. 7 of 2009 Before Goda Raghuram and M.S. Ramachandra Rao, JJ. Relevancy of the case: Whether computerized data processing falls under “Information Technology Services” for the purpose of taxation? Statutes & Provisions Involved Central Excise … Read More

Comments on Draft Digital Information Security in Healthcare Act (DISHA)

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DISHA, Draft Digital Information Security in Healthcare Care

Undoubtedly, India is one country which is in the dire need for a data protection framework.  With the Committee of Experts chaired by Justice BN Srikrishna publishing the White Paper on Data Protection Framework for India (herein referred as the White Paper) in December 2017, the wheels have been indeed set in motion. And with the introduction of the draft bill of DISHA, we are surely headed in the right … Read More

Safer Internet Day 2018 – Are You Really Safe?

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SIDindia2018, Safer Internet Day, SIDIndia

(नोट: इस पोस्ट को हिन्दी मे पढ़ने के लिए नीचे जाये) Today is February 06, 2018. You might see a few tweets and Facebook posts here and there about this. Safer Internet Day was started off in 2004 in the UK which is now celebrated in more than 130 countries. People are doing their bit to make the Internet a … Read More

How to protect yourself from ransomware data loss?

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No, anti-ransomware is not going to protect you. Neither is a high end firewall, nor a sophisticated software. I know of cases of theft of data where victims have been across all possible domains. Defense personnel, Techies, Lawyers and Security Researchers are just a few out of all. The problem is that most of us are okay with being infected … Read More

[Review] Genie WiFi Router: Made In India

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Recently, I happened to speak to the founder of OpenNetware, Mr. Mangesh Bhamre about their startup and recent initiatives. Some 10 minutes into the talk, I shared with him a common problem that many schools and households face: content filtering and protection of Children online. Speaking from my experience so far, this problem of Internet Security is widely felt by almost … Read More

Watchout when Swiping Cards at POS machines

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Financial security is a rising concern now. Credit it to the demonetization or whatever, people have become a little accustomed to using mobile wallets, UPI apps and above all, swiping cards. It is intriguing to watch people at petrol pumps and grocery stores. Some of them are happy (satisfied in a way) and some really worried about swiping cards. I came … Read More

Who is responsible for an Internet Banking fraud?

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An interesting question. Well, one that I’ve been asked several times about Internet Banking. However, I’ve never had a simple reply. Generally speaking, “who is responsible” for anything is a question that a judicial body answers. Advocates, Academicians, and Experts have opinions. We have seen cases wherein lakhs of rupees have been transferred from one bank account to another with … Read More