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SEBI Must Ensure Cyber Security And Cyber Resilience Of Stock Exchanges And Financial Market Infrastructures Of India

Cyber security and cyber resilience for financial market infrastructures is one of the core priority issues for governments and nations around the world. However, this is not an easy task to manage as it requires tremendous techno legal expertise that … Continue reading

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Payment and Settlement Systems in India: Vision-2018

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released a vision statement titled Payment and Settlement Systems in India: Vision-2018 (pdf). The objective of this vision docuemnt is to build best of class payment and settlement systems for a ‘less-cash’ India through … Continue reading

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CDSCO Working Towards Drafting New Drugs And Cosmetics Act 2016 And Medical Devices Act 2016

Medicines and medical devices are in existence for many years. Information and communication technology (ICT) has changed the way medicines and medical devices were sold in old times. Even medical devices have assumed a totally different identity with the introduction … Continue reading

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India Speeding Up Formation Of Tri Service Cyber Command For Armed Forces Of India

India has been working in the direction of establishing a Tri Service Cyber Command for Armed Forces of India since 2013. In the year 2014, India government reiterated its commitment to form the cyber command but again no concrete steps … Continue reading

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Cyber Security Framework For Indian Banks Prescribed By Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)

Cyber security in India is never given a priority and this is the reason why we have no robust and resilient cyber security infrastructure in India. Banking sector of India is no different from other businesses or industries. Cyber security … Continue reading

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Cyberspace May Be Designated As An Official Operational Domain Of Warfare By NATO Members

Cyberspace has become a very hostile and turbulent domain. Sophisticated malware and cyber attacks are very common in cyberspace these days. The NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (NATO CCD COE) has even released a manual titled the Tallinn … Continue reading

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E-Commerce Litigation And Legal Disputes Would Increase In India Say Legal Experts

E-commerce is booming in India but the regulatory environment is not in a position to match its progress. Indian government tried to use the existing provisions of Information Technology Act, 2000 (IT Act 2000) and other Indian laws to regulate … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Use, Websites And Businesses Can Be Legal In India If They Comply With Techno Legal Compliances

The legality of bitcoin in India is still a grey area as there is no dedicated law to deal with the same. Different stakeholders have interpreted this vacuum differently. Bitcoin entrepreneurs believe that dealing in bitcoin in India is permissible … Continue reading

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Telemedicine And Online Pharmacies Laws Must Be Complied With By Businesses And Entrepreneurs Of India

Technology entrepreneurs and business houses are betting high on e-health, m-health, online pharmacies and telemedicine related business ventures. India government is also trying to streamline the regulatory environment in this regard but it has still to do lots of work … Continue reading

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US And Europe Are Enacting Laws To Protect Trade Secrets Of Businesses And Companies

Trade secrets are integral part of intellectual property of an organisation and they must be protected to the maximum possible extent. At times companies and business houses do not prefer to make their methods and strategy public and these methods … Continue reading

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