Comprehensive Powers of Government under Cinematograph Act, 1952

A movie titled Umeed , directed Rajat S Mukherjee and produced by Amrit Sethia is in controversy. The movie deals with  clinical trials of new drugs in the country. The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) received a complaint from  the Union… Continue Reading

‘Hush’ talks about Safe Sex continue – Advisory of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting issued

Unfortunately, India has not been able to crackdown on unwanted pregnancies and Sexually Transmitted Diseases. There are abundant myths prevalent which hinder the process. Lack of knowledge about own body and number of misconceptions about safe sex even in today’s… Continue Reading

Manohar Lal Sharma v. Sanjay Leela Bhansali & ors. – Apex Court

The Certification of movie ‘Padmavati’ and its release have sparked anger across the country. Different matters and complaints have been filed before various Courts and authorities. In an order dated 20 November, 2017, the Hon’ble Apex Court noted that that the… Continue Reading

Can you be held liable for framing copyrighted content?

In the context of a webpage, a “Frame” is a bordered area within that webpage acting as an independent browser window in itself showing the content of a secondary target webpage or website. Framing allows the viewer screen to split… Continue Reading