United States v. Smith

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Appeal against conviction in an insider trading case based on illegally recorded voicemail conversation

United States v. Smith 155 F.3d 1051 In the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Case Number 97-50137 Before Circuit Judge O’Scannlain, Circuit Judge Trott, and Circuit Judge Fernandez Decided on August 25, 1998 Relevancy of the … Read More

Dipesh Sharma v. State of Madhya Pradesh

Shravya SrivastavaCase Summary

Bail application in a case involving the impersonation of a SEBI-registered investment company

Dipesh Sharma v. State of Madhya Pradesh In the High Court of Madhya Pradesh Misc. Criminal Case 43920/2022 Before Justice Anil Verma Decided on November 10, 2022 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case involving the impersonation of … 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

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

Girish v. State of Karnataka

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Girish v. State of Karnataka

Girish v. State of Karnataka In the High Court of Karnataka Crl. P. 6038/2019 Before Justice K.N. Phaneendra Decided on September 09, 2019 Relevancy of the case: Bail application in a case where the accused promised 200% returns on cryptocurrencies … Read More