Vysakh K.G. v. Union of India

Raj PagariyaCase Summary

Exercising the right to be forgotten for the removal of personal information in reported court judgements available on the internet

Vysakh K.G. v. Union of India In the High Court of Kerala WP(C) 26500/2020 Before Justice A.M. Mustaque and Justice S.A. Eapen Decided on December 22, 2022 Relevancy of the Case: Exercising the right to be forgotten for the removal … Read More

How does the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court work?

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How does the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court work

In 1978, the U.S. Congress passed the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) to implement a statutory framework for government agencies to obtain authorisation for foreign intelligence operations. Without FISA, government agencies had virtually unlimited powers. There is a good chance … Read More

Nilesh Navlakha v. Union of India

The Cyber Blog IndiaCase Summary

Regulating media to prevent media trial in the case of a young actor's death by suicide

Nilesh Navlakha v. Union of India (2021) 2 AIR Bom R 179 In the High Court of Bombay PIL (ST) 92252/2020 with IA 95156/2020 Before Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice G.S. Kulkarni Decided on January 18, 2021 Relevancy of … Read More

X v. https//www.youtube.com/watch?v=iq6k5z3zys0 & Ors.

Raj PagariyaCase Summary

Granting interim relief to prevent further transmission of the plaintiff's explicit videos by recognising the right to be forgotten as a part of the right to privacy

X v. https//www.youtube.com/watch?v=iq6k5z3zys0 & Ors. In the High Court of Delhi CS(OS) 392/2021, IA 10543-10546/2021 Before Justice Asha Menon Decided on August 23, 2021 Relevancy of the case: Granting interim relief to prevent further transmission of the plaintiff’s explicit videos … Read More

Navtej Singh Johar v. Union of India

Hariom TiwariCase Summary

Right to privacy covers an individual's sexual orientation

Navtej Singh Johar v. Union of India AIR 2018 SC 4321 In the Supreme Court of India W.P. 76/2016 Before Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar, Justice Indu Malhotra, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice R.F. Nariman Decided on September … Read More

Deepti Kapur v. Kunal Julka

Gitanjali SadanCase Summary

Admissibility of a secretly recorded conversation in divorce proceedings

Deepti Kapur v. Kunal Julka In the High Court of Delhi CM App. 1226/2019 Before Justice Anup Jairam Bhambhani Decided on June 30, 2020 Relevancy of the Case: Admissibility of a secretly recorded conversation in divorce proceedings Statutes and Provisions … 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