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In Conversation with Puneet Parihar, General Counsel, KreditBee

Coming from a family of distinguished lawyers in Jodhpur, Puneet grew up listening to anecdotes from his public prosecutor grandfather about his success in convicting decoits and robbers. However, he did not consider law as a career until his senior secondary exams. In this exclusive interview with Krishnendra Joshi, Editorial Lead, BW Legal World, the dynamic General Counsel talks about his experience of working in the gulf to transitioning to an in-house role in one of the most regulated sectors. He also shares his take on digital lending rules and much more.

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In Conversation With Amit Bhasin, Chief Legal Officer And Group General Counsel, Marico Limited

Mr Bhasin began his career as a company secretary and was associated with well-governed companies like DCM Shriram Consolidated Limited, and Hindustan Unilever, before moving to Marico Limited. Coming from a compliance background and having worked as a company secretary, he has always believed that governance plays a critical role in a company’s ethos and his past experience has helped me follow this ideology.

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Explained: Why Did Bombay HC Call Chanda Kochhar's Arrest Illegal?

"Non-compliance of the mandate of Section 41(1)(b)(ii), Section 41-A of Cr.P.C will ensure the benefit of the petitioners, warranting their release on bail", the Bombay High Court said.

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Highlights And Developments In Arbitration For 2022

The Delhi High Court set aside a USD 562.5 million award in favour of Devas Multimedia – the decade long dispute between Antrix and Devas Multimedia is nearing its end.

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2022: A Watershed Year For Criminal Justice System

The journey towards criminal justice is ever-evolving and I see this quest of the Apex Court to improve the criminal justice system in India to be carried forward in 2023 as well.

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Important Developments In The Indian Cyberlaw In 2022

What India has done in terms of mandatory reporting of a data breach is nothing, other countries have already done the same. However, trying to enforce the same in the context of the Indian cyber legal ecosystem itself presents a huge number of new legal challenges. In the absence of a dedicated law on cyber security, IT Directions 2022 seek to cover the lacunae that exist in the cyber legal frameworks in the Indian ecosystem.

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How Can India Implement Public-Private Partnership As A Means To Tackle Digital Piracy

Public-private partnerships have emerged as an effective means to tackle digital piracy and are increasingly being implemented globally to dismantle pirate operations and enforce intellectual property rights. Brazil’s recent “Operation 404” campaign is one such success story of a cross border public-private partnership.

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AIIMS Ransomware Attack: A Wake-Up Call For India

Hopefully, the AIIMS ransomware attack could shake India out of its deep slumber and propel the Indian nation to work as a holistic unit to deal with the emerging challenges of ransomware and increasing cyber security breaches with each passing day says Dr Pavan Duggal, Advocate, Supreme Court of India.

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In Conversation with Senior Advocate Sanjay Sen

In a sector like electricity, apart from understanding law and policy, one has to be open to absorbing some basic technical knowledge, which is often shared by the clients during initial briefings says Senior Advocate Sanjay Sen in an exclusive interview with Krishnendra Joshi, Editorial Lead, BW Legal World. Mr Sen, who has represented some of the biggest names in the electricity sector talks about his illustrious journey in law and shares his two cents for youngsters looking to start a law practice in a niche practice area.

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The Legal Framework For Celebrity Endorsements

With the increased scrutiny on celebrity endorsements, legal experts shall take charge and ensure all precautions while drafting and reviewing endorsement contracts to avoid litigation and bad publicity to the celebrity.

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