MOBILE MISUSE AND THE LAW
Today mobiles have become extremely popular and prevalent. However, the increased adoption and penetration of mobile phones has further lead to instances pertaining to misuse of mobiles. Mobiles are being used for a variety of criminal activities and purposes. As such, a lot of activities done using mobile phones and communication devices could also have a direct impact upon the sovereignty and integrity of sovereign nations.
Consequently, the need has arisen for the governments of the world to address issues pertaining to misuse of mobiles.
This eBook “Mobile Misuse And The Law” seeks to examine the misuse of mobiles and further takes the case of the Indian jurisdiction as an illustrative example to demonstrate the steps taken by the Indian Government to prevent misuse of mobiles.
In India, the government has come up with various provisions under the Information Technology Act, 2000, which have a direct effect upon preventing the abuse and misuse of mobiles. This eBook examines the relevant provisions in this regard, which further can become a case study for nations who are trying to toy up with an idea of using legislation for the purposes of preventing misuse of mobiles.
This eBook is an absolute must for all legal practitioners, law libraries, mobile companies, mobile service providers and operators, all companies offering their services in the mobile ecosystem and all users of mobiles, cell phones, smart phones, personal digital assistants and all other kinds of communication devices. This eBook is essential also for any person or legal entity, using any component or service available on or through the mobile ecosystem, mobile environment and mobile networks, who wants to understand mobile misuse.
This eBook is authored by Pavan Duggal (http://pavanduggalassociates.com/whoweare.html), Asia’s and India’s foremost expert on Cyberlaw who has done pioneering work in the area of Mobile Law. This eBook’s Author runs his niche law firm Pavan Duggal Associates, Advocates (http://pavanduggalassociates.com/) which is working on all aspects concerning technology and the law.
© Pavan Duggal 2013