NUJS Advanced Online Certificate Course In Cyber Law Practice, Information Technology and Social Media Law: Applications Open

Are you worried about net neutrality? Do you know of any legal way in which you can help the situation?

Do you know how e-contracts are changing the industry? Can you execute an e-contract?

Can you create a legal strategy for technology disputes and technology-related risks?

Can you advice an e-commerce startup about the latest developments in cyber laws?

Do you know how IT contracts work? Can you draft a Master Services Agreement, End-User License Agreement, a payment gateway agreement or a cloud computing agreement?

Can you advise a technology business on legal compliances, due diligence and how to handle personal information?

What is the legal recourse for victims of email and phishing scams in India?

These are all questions that anyone who wishes to work in the rewarding field of cyber laws must know the answers to. In recent times, the use of computers and internet has risen and now computers are an integral and indispensable part of any professional, commercial and industrial activity. To ensure the appropriate and lawful use of technology, it is necessary to be well-versed with Cyber Laws.

The study of Cyber Laws is highly ignored in conventional college curriculum, and for this reason NUJS, in collaboration with iPleaders, introduces the Advanced Certification in Information Technology and Social Media Law, which for the very first time brings practical insights from top information technology lawyers, successful businessmen, and experienced investors.

About the Course

Information technology practice and technology litigation is fast emerging as one of the most lucrative practice areas. Lawyers and business consultants have immense opportunity to develop a thriving practice in the following sunrise industries:

  • E-commerce
  • Social Media
  • Data Security
  • Cybersecurity
  • E-discovery
  • Online reputation management
  • Software licensing
  • Outsourcing
  • Software as A Service (SAAS) and Cloud Computing

These emerging industries need capable legal professionals and consultants, but there are few lawyers who know practical aspects of IT business, and most lawyers are unable to provide high-quality legal support.

One cannot become an effective IT lawyer just by studying the Information Technology Act. If you want to practice in this area, it is imperative to acquire a range of skills and industry perspectives. This course is built to fulfill this need. Learn to negotiate, draft and conduct IT due diligences. Acquire a deep understanding of the various IT industries and their legal needs.

What Will I Learn?

The course will arm you with inside-out legal and practical knowledge of all aspects related to Cyber, Information Technology, and Social Media Laws. Designed with the help of top industry leaders from all the respective fields, it makes this course absolutely unmissable. Some broad things that you can expect to learn from this course are listed below:

  • How to handle cyber crimes – legal actions and procedures
  • How to enter into valid international transactions online, involving cross-border entities across multiple jurisdictions
  • Negotiate, draft technology agreements and provide key strategic insights on various technological transactions and contracts – Master Service Agreement, Outsourcing Agreement, EULA, Privacy Policy, Terms of Use, online payment regulations, cryptocurrencies, market-place models
  • How to determine appropriate business structures for outsourcing and e-commerce ventures
  • How to perform IT specific due diligence and compliance activities for online businesses
  • How to mitigate and manage online reputational risks for organizations
Course Content:

Module 1: Introduction to Information Technology Law

Module 2: Electronic Contracts and Digital Signature

Module 3: Cyber Crimes, Privacy, And Data Security

Module 4: E-Commerce And The Law

Module 5: Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) And Licensing

Module 6: Technology Outsourcing

Module 7: Online Reputation Management

Who Have Made This Course?

This course is designed and highly recommended by industry professionals that know the workings of the sector inside out.

Arpit Ratan: Founding Partner, Ojas Legal. Co-Founder, Signzy Technologies. Forbes 30 under 30, 2017

Apar Gupta: Technology Lawyer, Briefing Counsel in the Right To Privacy Case

Ashitha Bhagwan: Attorney, Royse Law Firm, California

Ketan Mukhija: General Counsel, SREI Group

Pingal Khan: Partner, Ashlar Law

Puneet Bhasin: Founding Partner, Cyberjure Consulting

Yuyu Din: Head Digital Strategist, India Operations, Burson Marsteller

How Will This Course Help Me?

The use of cyber law is immense in today’s world as things are slowly moving from the physical world into the world of internet. The regulation practices of the internet space are constantly increasing, and for you to have the upper hand in this developing and evolving industry, you must be thorough with all essential know-how’s such as:

  • Providing advisory and consultancy services, high-level strategic advice on outsourcing industry, e-commerce ventures
  • Negotiating and drafting technology-related contracts
  • Supervise or perform compliance and due diligence required to be maintained by e-commerce ventures and IT based businesses under Information Technology Act, 2000
  • Businessman and startup entrepreneurs can use strategic insights for a competitive advantage against others, while employees can provide valuable insights to senior management.
Key Features Of This Course:

No other course, book, website or blog will teach the practical side of Cyber, IT and Social Media laws the way this course does.

Certified by National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata, one of the most respected law schools in the country with strict academic checks and controls.

Benefit from the vast experience of the Industry-Academia Panel constituted by NUJS, comprising of senior partners at India’s top law firms, independent technology lawyers, Forbes mentionee, and lawyers from top foreign law firms.  .

Learn by watching exciting videos, flowcharts, animations and case studies – save notes on the platform.

Is This Course Certified?

Yes, absolutely. This online course is certified by NUJS, Kolkata, one of the leading law schools in the country.

Important Dates:

Apply anytime, from anywhere. All you need is an internet connection!

Duration: 4 Months [It is an online self-paced course and you gain access for one year upon payment.]

Fees: INR 5,000

Where To Enroll For The Course?

To enroll for this course, click here.

Contact Details:

Feel free to call on +91 11-3313-8901 or email us at with the subject line: NUJS Advanced Certificate Course In Cyber Law Practice, IT and Social Media Law.

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