Category Archives: Cyber Law

Chief Justice of India should restore the dignity of the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of India will start functioning again after vacation from July 11th. Unfortunately during the Vacation  the reputation of the Court has been damaged almost irreversibly. The responsibility to put it back on the rails is with the … Continue reading

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“Obiter Dictum”.. a Concept that needs debate

The “Obiter Dictum” maxim in law refers to the expression of an opinion by a Court during the proceedings which is not necessary for the decision of the case. Legally such statements lack the force of precedent. In a written … Continue reading

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Judges should refrain from speaking to the media in the form of “Observations”.

The recent observations made by a judge of Supreme Court in the Court hall appears to have have crossed all limits of judicial propriety and created an environment of fear amongst the citizens of the country that Supreme Court does … Continue reading

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Is Meity looking like Mohammad Bin Tughlaq?

If media reports are to be believed, Meity is looking like a Mohamad Bin Tughlaq changing its stand again and again…. and again. It appears that there is no clarity on what is to be done in respect of the … Continue reading

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US Cloud Act ..an attempt for bilateral arrangement

While a discussion is going on on the CERT-In Guidelines and the Data Protection Act in India, the United States  Cloud Act (2018) is said to offer an approach to enabling law enforcement agencies in India accessing data stored by … Continue reading

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CERT In Rules on data breach notification etc for MSMEs

On 28th April 2022, the Government of India notified certain requirements under Section 70B of ITA 2000/8 regarding information security practices to be followed by all IT system owners. Subsequently, a detailed FAQ was also published by CERT IN. These … Continue reading

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