This highly specialised practice is complemented by a skilled team of lawyers having significant exposure in the sector. The team acts in active coordination with Intellectual Property, Mergers & Acquisitions, Regulatory & Public Policy Labour & Employment and provide intergrated support to the clients from the sector.
The e-commerce sector in India has grown exponentially in the previous decade, with the rapid spread of high speed mobile data technology and wide spread access to smartphones has brought about rapid growth in the e-commerce sector. The sector has seen significant growth amongst new ventures and start-ups as well with significant investments on technical as well logistics.
We handle a gamut of legal and regulatory issues relating to the ecommerce sector, focussed on regular transactional work, notably drafting, negotiating and finalizing commercial and licensing contracts with suppliers, vendors, service providers, employment contracts, intermediaries, network service providers etc.
We advise clients on Information Technology Act as well rules formulated thereunder, the firm also advises on policies formulated by the Government of India relating to the sector.
With privacy and Data protection becoming universal having lead by the EU GDPR, we also advise clients on data protection, as well as managing and advising on privacy consistent with the applicable laws and regulations.
The firm advises on taxation related aspects arising in the e-commerce space, as well as corporate compliances, opinions under the Information Technology act as well as intermediary liability, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, technology transfer agreement, consumer laws, product liability, privacy and data protection.