Times Group slaps Arnab Goswami with FIR/Suit for breach of Contract & Copyright violation

Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd (BCCL), parent company of Times Now news channel firstly filed a Police Complaint against Arnab Goswami, it’s former Editor-in-Chief and Prema Sridevi, Journalist for cheating and also furthr matter with Delhi High Court for infringement of Copyrights and breach of Contract. A complaint has been registered in connection with a […]

JBSfoods.com saved in UDRP on religious details in response

In the matter of JBS S.A. and Swift Brands Company v Harshad Panchal [WIPO Case No. D2017-0464], the domain dispute matter brought up by JBS S.A. over the Domain JBSFOODS.com, who operates many agricultural and food-related businesses, including a business providing processed food products under the trade name and trademark JBS and employs over 200,000 […]

UK teenager arrested for online threats to local school

British authorities arrested a UK teen Friday morning in the string of bomb threat hoaxes against West Michigan schools. The arrest was the result of a joint investigation between a British organized crime unit and the FBI. But computer forensics analysts with the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department also played a big role. Investigators say the […]

Malaysia looks to amend Cyberlaw to include Child Pornography etc

The proposed amendments to cyber laws will address issues like child pornography and content that sabotage the nation’s economy. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek said recent incidents had highlighted the need for some form of control of information on the internet. He said this in reply to a question by Senator […]

Times Group slaps Arnab Goswami with FIR/Suit for breach of Contract & Copyright violation

Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd (BCCL), parent company of Times Now news channel firstly filed a Police Complaint against Arnab Goswami, it’s former Editor-in-Chief and Prema Sridevi, Journalist for cheating and also furthr matter with Delhi High Court for infringement of Copyrights and breach of Contract. A complaint has been registered in connection with a […]

Rs 71,000 lost in identity theft by senior citizen

Though banks have been regularly providing various alerts through Email and SMS as they never ask any sensitive/confidential information over the telephone or through email, etc. But a senior citizen from Mumbai still got misled, when some female misrepresented as a Bank Executive and asked for various details as to Debit Card. The 73 year […]

Power Grid failure in India, topic of Cyber Law debate in USA

Power grid failure features in US lawmakers’ cyber law debate The US needs to learn lessons from the massive blackouts in India, top US lawmakers have said, pushing for the passage of a law on cyber security even though the Indian power crisis is not the result of any cyber-attack. “All one needs to do […]

UDRP Rules modified to protect against cyberflight

ICANN announces the implementation of amended rules for the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). These amendments to the UDRP rules are designed to reduce the risk of cyberflight during a UDRP proceeding. That is, to make sure that Domain Name is locked in no time and the Respondent does not attempt to transfer […]

JBSfoods.com saved in UDRP on religious details in response

In the matter of JBS S.A. and Swift Brands Company v Harshad Panchal [WIPO Case No. D2017-0464], the domain dispute matter brought up by JBS S.A. over the Domain JBSFOODS.com, who operates many agricultural and food-related businesses, including a business providing processed food products under the trade name and trademark JBS and employs over 200,000 […]

Registration of Lens.in cancelled in a Indian Domain Dispute

The Complainant company Lens.com Inc from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA had filed for .In Domain Dispute under INDRP against the Respondent: Ju J friend International of Seoul, Korea. The complaint was based on various international trademark registration by the Complainant Company across various classes, owns the trademark “lens.com”. Based on the use of the said […]

UDRP Rules modified to protect against cyberflight

ICANN announces the implementation of amended rules for the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). These amendments to the UDRP rules are designed to reduce the risk of cyberflight during a UDRP proceeding. That is, to make sure that Domain Name is locked in no time and the Respondent does not attempt to transfer […]

Cyber Crime

Rs 71,000 lost in identity theft by senior citizen

Though banks have been regularly providing various alerts through Email and SMS as they never ask any sensitive/confidential information over the telephone or through email, etc. But a senior citizen from Mumbai still got misled, when some female misrepresented as a Bank Executive and asked for various details as to Debit Card. The 73 year […]

UK teenager arrested for online threats to local school

British authorities arrested a UK teen Friday morning in the string of bomb threat hoaxes against West Michigan schools. The arrest was the result of a joint investigation between a British organized crime unit and the FBI. But computer forensics analysts with the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department also played a big role. Investigators say the […]

New York private investigator gets jail term for hacking into emails

A New York private investigator who hacked the e-mails of dozens of people he was investigating got jail time — but a judge stopped short of helping to expose the clients that hired him to do their dirty work. Manhattan federal judge Richard Sullivan sentenced Eric Saldarriaga to three months in jail for pilfering some […]

Court Decisions

New York private investigator gets jail term for hacking into emails

A New York private investigator who hacked the e-mails of dozens of people he was investigating got jail time — but a judge stopped short of helping to expose the clients that hired him to do their dirty work. Manhattan federal judge Richard Sullivan sentenced Eric Saldarriaga to three months in jail for pilfering some […]

Delhi High Court orders for blocking of 219 websites infringing SONY’s FIFA rights

Multi Screen Media Private Limited (formerly SONY) approached Delhi High Court in the month of June 2014 restraining file sharing website from infringing their FIFA rights. SONY submitted that they have exclusive Broadcasting rights for India and neighboring countries (that includes Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Srilanka) and the FIFA world cup matches […]

Mumbai High Court passes first John Doe order against piracy

Mumbai High Court passes an John Doe order against the piracy of Viacom 18 Motion Pictures film Gangs of Wasseypur releasing June 21, 2012. This is first of the kind order by Mumbai High Court, as previously such matters have been taken up by Delhi High Court only, on numerous occasions. Such an order will […]