Inside JGU 2019 - Issue 12 (December)

JGLS and Georgetown Law School host international conference on “IP, Privacy, and Access to Justice in the Digital World”

Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) and Georgetown Law School hosted an international conference on “IP, Privacy, and Access to Justice in the Digital World” on 13 December 2019 at JGU.

The presidential address was given by Justice B.N. Srikrishna, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India and the keynote address was given by Ms. Rama Vedashree, CEO, Data Security Council of India, New Delhi. The welcome address was given by Professor (Dr.) C Raj Kumar, Founding Vice Chancellor of JGU.

Three sessions were conducted on different themes on “IP, Privacy, and Access to Justice in the Digital World”.

 

Session1: Data Protection, Governance and Security in the Digital Era, moderated by Professor (Dr.) Indranath Gupta, Professor, Jindal Global Law School & Co-Director, Jindal Initiative on Research in IP and Competition (JIRICO)

The panellists were: Mr. Ameet Datta, Partner, Sai Krishna Associates; Dr. Ashwini Siwal, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi; Ms. Smitha Krishna Prasad, Associate Director, Centre for Communication Governance, National Law University, Delhi; Professor Romeo Kadir, Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance, Utrecht University, Netherlands; Professor Julie Cohen, Mark Claster Mamolen, Professor of Law and Technology, Georgetown Law, Washington DC, USA.

 

Session 2: IPR and Challenges in the Digital Era, moderated by Professor Manveen Singh, Assistant Professor, JGLS & Research Fellow, JIRICO

The panellists were: Ms. Tanya Verma, Partner, Fidus Law Chambers; Ms. Sneha Jain, Partner, Sai Krishna Associates; Professor Madhavi Sunder, Professor of Law, Georgetown Law, Washington DC, USA; Mr. Vibhav Mittal, Senior Associate, Anand & Anand; Professor (Dr.) Gupta.

 

Session 3: Digital Transformation and its Impact, moderated by Professor (Dr.) Vishwas H. Devaiah, Professor, JGLS & Co-Director, JIRICO

The panellists were: Professor (Dr.) Neel U. Sukhatme, Associate Professor of Law, Georgetown Law, Washington DC, USA; Professor Tanina Rostain, Professor of Law, Georgetown Law, Washington DC, USA; Mr. Ramanuj Mukherjee and Mr. Abhyuday Agarwal, CEOs, Law Sikho and iPleaders; Professor (Dr.) Ye Jiang, Assistant Professor, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law, Shanghai; Professor Yogesh Pai, Assistant Professor, National Law University, Delhi; Professor Romeo Kadir, Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance, Utrecht University, Netherlands.

Conference Schedule: IP, Privacy, and Access to Justice in the Digital World