In January 2021, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology released a draft National Strategy on Blockchain.
LexCounsel Law Offices
In January 2021, India's cryptocurrency investors and enthusiasts were shocked when the Lok Sabha Bulletin indicated that the Indian Parliament is considering the introduction of the...
The Indian fintech market has continued to grow and evolve, with the Covid-19 pandemic accelerating digitisation amongst consumers, micro, small and medium enterprises ("MSMEs"),...
The Covid-19 outbreak unleashed a set of challenges which like the rest of the world affected the shipping and logistics industry.
Conventional fundraising and governance has undergone a sea change over the past many decades. Starting from 1960s, REITs gained prominence as the vehicle to provide access to an...
The Law Point
SEBI cleared a proposal to establish a regulatory sandbox for registered entities, joining its sister financial regulators, the Reserve Bank of India and the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority in doing so.
Vaish Associates Advocates
Cross Border Transfer of cryptocurrency is a significant aspect of its being as cryptocurrencies are traded through online platforms and these platforms facilitate the exchange of cryptocurrency....
Our article looks at the way in which technology and policy is being implemented to help drive the next global auto-revolution.
The Indian fintech space has been undergoing a radical transformation.
Khaitan & Co
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has, in exercise of its powers under the Payment and Settlement Systems Act 2007, notified the Framework for Recognition of a Self-Regulatory Organisation...
While blockchain technology fetches its own set of advantages (as discussed in the previous parts), the decentralized nature of the technology renders it a constant source of scuffle against the legal machinery.
The advent of blockchain technology in the year 2009 has completely revolutionised the digital space.
Article 21 of the Indian Constitution is a comprehensive, all-encompassing provision that inheres within itself basic, fundamental rights that are absolutely essential to the existence of a human being
with dignity and personal liberty.
The economic disruptions owing to the current pandemic, have impacted funding globally, with venture-backed investments in India falling drastically between March and June, 2020...
The first part to the present article titled ‘Blockchain Technology – The Science behind the Revolution' discussed the detailed working of the pioneering technology that constitutes the working force behind the transfer of crypto assets.
J. Sagar Associates
An Israeli cyber security website, vpnMentor, notified the
Indian authorities of a data leak of approximately 7 million users
of the BHIM Payment Application (due to a website breach).
Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates
The rapid transformation of the Indian economy into a cashless one, particularly with the establishment of e-commerce as a legitimate mode of consumerism, there has been an equally urgent need for innovating and adopting digital payment systems.
Chandhiok & Mahajan
The history of cryptocurrencies can be traced back to (another) tumultuous time during the 2008 financial crisis when the trust in financial participants, such as banks and government institutions, was sharply waning.
The Indian government must not permanently ban cryptocurrency (also referred to as ‘token' or ‘coin' or ‘digital currency').
Originally a machine was developed by a human being, as a device or an apparatus in order to do away with duplication of work at the cost of repetition.