Cyber Law

Advisory , Litigation and Training Support to companies across sectors and services are retained by several companies as a special advisor on IT law and for IT Law compliance which includes –

  • Identifying Cyber Risks and work solutions to minimize them
  • Corporate Liability & IT Law Compliance
  • Framing and Vetting of relevant Policies such as Computer Infrastructure Usage, Social Media , BYOD, Work From Home Policies , Cyber Resilience Polciy, etc .
  • Alignment of Contracts , Policies, HR Documents, NDAs etc with the IT Act and related law
  • Software License Compliance
  • Data Security , Protection and Privacy compliance ( Personal and sensitive personal information)
  • Intellectual Property Rights managements in digital assets
  • Terms of Use of websites
  • Privacy Policy
  • Other Cyber Law Compliance

Cyber Crime Litigation

Before Criminal Court , Civil Court , Adjudicating Officer (IT) or Cyber Appellate Tribunal)

Financial Frauds, Payment Frauds, Corporate Frauds, Insider Frauds, Data Theft, Software License Infringement, Matrimonial Frauds, Social Media Crimes, Cyber Defamation, Intermediary Liability and Take Down notices, Crimes against Women and Children

  • Represented the Pune Police in a Human Rights Violation Case – offense of erroneous cyber crime investigation which also included investigation done by Bharti Airtel
  • First case of hacking decided by the Cyber Appellate Tribunal Appellate Authority
  • Several cases on Source Code theft , Criminal Breach of Trust, Insider fraud, Business email Frauds and Copyright violation. Hacking , Identity Theft , Cyber Pornography, Defacement of websites, Denial of access, Cyber defamation cases
  • Led fraud detection, investigation, gathering of electronic and documentary evidence and preparation of police complaint on payroll fraud, insider fraud , data security breach incidences by employees, etc. Handled cases of Software License infringement, etc.
  • Defended cases on behalf of Banks on illegal fund transfer before A.O (IT).
  • Filed cases on behalf of individual Complainants for hacking , cyber pornography, data theft, copyright violation, identity theft, illegal financial transactions , Fraudulent bank transfers, etc. and conducted Anticipatory bail applications

Cyber Law Training

Corporate training and employee awareness programs on the subject of Cyber Secuirty and Law , Corporate liability , License management , e-contracts to companies across various sectors

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Corporate & Commercial

Advisory support to clients across various sectors for corporate commercial matters such as drafting vetting and negotiating of contracts, JV agreements , Technology Transfer Agreements, NDAs and litigation support in matters relating to recovery of debt, bank guarantees and specific performance

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Bankruptcy Code ( IBC)

Advisory and litigation support for matters relating to oppression and mismanagement of companies, proceedings for willful default and inability to pay debt and all other connected matters before the NCLT

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Employment Law

Advisory, drafting and vetting of documents relating to Employment Agreements, Confidentiality Agreements, Data Protection, Exit Agreements and related documents.

Advisory, drafting and vetting of policies such as Employee Handbook and HR Manuals, Code of Conduct, POSH Policies, Labour law compliance policies,
Advisory and drafting support for employee related matters such as termination notice, breach of terms of service, warning

Litigation support for all employee related litigation such as termination, unfair labor practice, breach of terms of agreement, inside fraud, data theft, Drafting Agreements for Contractors, Service Bond documents, Separation and Release Agreements and many others.

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Non Compete Agreements

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Non Disclosure Agreements

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Anti Sexual Harassment Law

Advisory and Support services for compliance with the Prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace Act (PoSH Act) such as strategic advise and advise on best practices, drafting of policies and guidelines, appointment as external member on the committee and conducting training programs on awareness and capacity building.

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Inquiry Procedure under POSH Act

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Law on Sexual Harassment in India

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Protection of children from Sexual Offences

Advisory, drafting and support for Academic institutions on labour law compliance, Anti Bullying and Anti Ragging Policies , Protection of children against abuse and sexual abuse policies, Keeping children safe online policies, mandatory reporting and best practices under POCSO Act

Litigation support for cases relating to children under POCSO Act and The Juvenile Justice Act

Training Support on Compliance and polices and awareness programs on POCSO Act and The Juvenile Justice Act

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Safeguarding Children from Online Sexual Abuse

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Family Law

Practice includes advisory and litigation support for cases relating to divorce, maintenance and alimony, adoption, guardianship, domestic violence and sexual harassment against women and children including cases under Protection of children from Sexual Offenses Act

Private Client Practice

Includes advisory, drafting and vetting of real estate documents, leave and license agreements, gift deeds, family arrangements, Wills and Succession Certificate. Litigation support for succession certificates, probate, partition suit

Intellectual Property Law

IPR practice consists of advisory and litigation support for Copyright and Trademark issues and includes drafting and vetting of Agreements to protect IPR, development and ownership agreements, License Agreements, EULA, Assignment Agreements, Publisher-Author Agreements, ‘ work-for-hire’ agreements Litigation support includes notices for copyright infringement , defense relating to software license infringement allegations, Case relating to Copyright infringement and trademark violation in Civil and Criminal Courts

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Banking, Securitization and Finance

Advisory and litigation support to banks and Fintech Companies on RBI and other regulatory compliance, drafting, review and vetting of loan documents / contracts / policies and representation before Debt Recovery Tribunal, Appellate Tribunal, Civil Courts, Adjudicating Officer (Cyber) and High Court.

The firm specializes in advising and litigation support on all matters relating to internet banking, digital payments, cyber security and data privacy for the Banking and Financial Sector.