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Law Wire is a platform, which focuses on providing an in depth coverage on the ever changing Intellectual Property, TMT and New Media Law sector in India and the world. The legal industry in India suffers from isolated packets of legal information which lack visibility on various legal issues. Law Wire bridges the gap between legal knowledge on one hand and the legal policy making  on the other. Law Wire is also a platform where readers would get an in depth knowledge of issues pertaining to Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law. This platform endeavours to provide an opportunity to lawyers [including law students] and other professionals in the legal domain to express their views and work in a collective capacity.


Who we are

Rodney D Ryder

Rodney D. Ryder is a leading technology, intellectual property and corporate lawyer. He is the founding partner at Scriboard. He is the author of Guide to Cyber Laws: the Information Technology Act, 2000, E-Commerce, Data Protection and the Internet, the first section-wise analysis of the Indian Information Technology Act, 2000. He is presently Advisor to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India on the implementation of the Information Technology Act, 2000. Mr. Ryder has been nominated as a 'Leading Lawyer' in intellectual property, technology, communications and media law by Asia Law, Who'sWhoLegal, Asia Legal 500, amongst other International publications. Mr. Ryder is also advisor to the Data Security Council of India [a NASSCOM initiative] on the structuring of industry data privacy and information security policies and contractual standards. 


Kapil Raina

Kapil Raina is a Legal Practitioner with over 7 years of experience in Intellectual Property Law and Information Technology Law. He was admitted to the Bar in the year 2009 after completing LL.B. from the University of Pune. Over the years he has worked extensively in areas pertaining to Intellectual Property Law, Information Technology Law, Internet and E-Commerce, Regulatory Compliance, Domain Name Disputes, Data Protection / Privacy and Workplace Management. His work profile includes advising various companies on Intellectual Property, Technology, New media and Branding related aspects.