Why did CCI impose a fine of ₹1338 crores against Google?

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₹1338 crores fine imposed on Google

Three years after the first complaint in 2019, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) fined Google for using its dominant position in October 2022. I have previously written about Google’s overwhelming dominant position and attempts to gain control through self-preferencing. … Read More

Sasikala Pushpa v. Facebook India & Ors.

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Liability of an intermediary under Section 79

Sasikala Pushpa v. Facebook India & Ors. In the High Court of Delhi CS(OS) 510/2016 Before Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw Decided on June 02, 2020 Relevancy of the Case: Liability of an intermediary under Section 79 Statutes and Provisions Involved The … Read More

Karmanya Singh Sareen v. Union of India

TannviCase Summary

Petition challenging updates to WhatsApp's privacy policy

Karmanya Singh Sareen & Anr v. Union of India & Ors. (2016) 233 DLT 436 (DB) In the High Court of Delhi WP(C) 7663/2016 and CM 31553/2016 Before Chief Justice G. Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal Decided on September … Read More

Google India Pvt. Ltd. v. Visaka Industries Limited

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Intermediary liability in publication and dissemination of defamatory content

Google India Pvt. Ltd. v. Visaka Industries Limited (2011) 1 ALD (Cri) 1002 In the High Court of Andhra Pradesh Crl. P. 7207/2009 Before Justice Samudrala Govindarajulu Decided on April 19, 2011 Relevancy of the case: Intermediary liability in publication … Read More

Antony Clement Rubin v. Union of India

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Antony Clement Rubin v. Union of India

Antony Clement Rubin v. Union of India In the High Court of Madras WP 20774/2018 Before Justice S Manikumar and Justice Subramonium Prasad Decided on April 25, 2019 Relevancy of the case: Directing social media and utility platforms to mandatorily … Read More

Sabu Mathew George v. Union of India

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Sabu Mathew George v. Union of India

Sabu Mathew George v. Union of India (2017) 2 SCC 514 In the Supreme Court of India WP 341/2008 Before Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Amitava Roy Decided on November 16, 2016 Relevancy of the case: Blocking advertisements related to … Read More

How to get non-consensual videos removed from YouTube?

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How to get non-consensual videos removed from YouTube

Has someone uploaded a YouTube video containing your picture without your permission? This is precisely what we are going to discuss in this article. Recently, we received one case where our client’s pictures were used in a YouTube video without … Read More

Big Tech, Politics, and Scandals

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Big Tech, Politics, and Scandals

When Christopher Wylie was in his mid-teens, he expressed hopes of becoming a statesman. If not, he assumed he would be another small merchant resorting to Machiavellian methods to sell petty goods. A decade later, he finds a place in the list … Read More