Day: May 5, 2020

Vicarious Liability for Data Breach: English Law

INTRODUCTION The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom (“Supreme Court” or “Court”) in WM Morrison Supermarkets plc versus Various Claimants[1] was faced with the question on the vicarious liability of employers for a data breach committed by employees. While this question has not yet arisen under Indian law, given the Puttaswamy judgment[2] – we suspect …

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Spice Route Legal debuts on Benchmark Litigation’s Asia-Pacific rankings

Spice Route Legal debuted on Benchmark Litigation’s ranking of leading IP Disputes Practices in Asia. The publisher singled out the Google v. Milaap decision, “where the firm represented crowdfunding platform Milaap against internet giant Google. Milaap claimed that Google was using its ad words search to direct its traffic to a competitor, Impact Guru. The …

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