Extension Lecture Series - Page 3

Event: Extension Lecture Series
Date: January 06, 2018
Speaker: Mr. Vishal Kumar, Director – Cyber Education & Services, Quick Heal Technologies Limited
Topic: Blockchain, Dark Web and Cyber Crime – Are we ready?

Mr. Vishal is alumnus Symbiosis Law School, Pune and is presently working as Director – Cyber Education & Services with Quick Heal Technologies Limited.

A specialist in cyber law and legal aspects of cyber security, Mr. Vishal has gained diverse knowledge through his assignments with Government organizations, Corporates and education institutions.

In the year 2002, Mr. Vishal engineered Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Hon’ble High Court of Bombay for appointment of adjudicating officers to decide the fate of multi crore cybercrime cases in India. The PIL also resulted in the appointment of Chairman and the establishment of Cyber Appellate Tribunal at New Delhi.

Vishal was a member of the Twelfth Five Year Plan (2012 -17) Government of India – Working Group on Cyber Laws and Legal Framework and Working Group on Cyber Security. Vishal chaired the subgroup which was constituted under the main working group responsible for suggesting the emerging legal framework towards issues on the Internet, intellectual property law and Internet governance. 

Event: Extension Lecture Series
Date: August 26, 2017
Speaker: Mr. Abhijit Narayan, Foreign Lawyer, Hengeler Mueller, Frankfurt-Germany
Topic: Legal Profession: Opportunities for Studying and Working Abroad

Mr. Abhijit Narayan is an Indian corporate lawyer based in Europe. He completed his LL.B. from University of Delhi and LL.M. in corporate law from New York University. After working in India with a top tier corporate law firm for a few years, in 2012, Abhijit moved to Germany. He works with a top ranked European corporate law firm. In 2016, he also did a secondment with a magic circle law firm in London for six months.

As a member of the firm's India Desk, Mr. Abhijit advises Indian companies on their business activities in Germany and throughout Europe and in accompanying foreign companies to India. Abhijit regularly visits India to meet corporates, law firms, banks and auditors and also to attend conferences based on different topics like IT and foreign investment in India.

Mr. Abhijit has been included in the category "Leaders in their Field" by Chambers Global 2015 and Chambers Global 2015 (Chambers and Partners).

Mr. Abhijit is also passionate about writing and in his free time, writes poetry and short stories. His poems have been published by the Poetry Society of India and many national and international magazines. His short stories have also been included in a number of anthologies. He has just completed his first novel (fiction).

Mr. Abhijit also enjoys travelling and has visited more than 25 countries.