Digital Millennium Copyright Act and Suspension of Apps on PlayStore

The article, while discussing the legalities of the litigation concerning the author’s client, attempts to unpack the implications of the Digital Millenium Copyrights Act (DMCA) on Application softwares. The author analyses how the adjudication process under the DMCA does not account for the principle of equality of arms and rather reinforces copyright protection, without any real recourse to judicial review.

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Need for a Vaccine Law: Resolving Liability Issues and Ensuring Injury Compensation

The article argues for a specific vaccine law which lays down the rights of vaccine takers and liabilities of vaccine makers and analyzes the demand of global vaccine makers pushing for liability waiver before supply of COVID-19 vaccine to India. Furthermore, the article examines the aspect of vaccine injury compensation in India and argues for building a predictable legal environment for boosting the health sector in India and benefit public health at large.

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Regulating AI in India, of Outcomes and Processes.

The piece is a critical commentary on India’s adoption of a risk-based framework for the governance of artificial intelligence. It covers the outcomes of adopting a risk-based approach such as endemic regulatory loss and possible crisis. It also attempts to throw some light on the processes set up to enforce regulations (self-regulation aided by standards and guidelines) and the concerns it raises regarding the displacement of the democratic process.

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