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The Ministry of Civil Aviation recently notified the Unmanned Aircraft System Rules, 2021. We provide a summary of the rules and take a look at some of the key highlights in the article below.
This post explores the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority’s powers of price control and monitoring on the Indian #medical device industry against the backdrop of India’s drive towards an ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat.'
Our partner Nehaa Chaudhari is speaking on the future of data governance in India on the 12th of March, along with Amar Patnaik, Amlan Mohanty, Srikanth Lakshmanan and @Dr. Linnet Taylor Details in the image below.
Register here: http://shorturl.at/chmN9
If #cryptocurrency is so harmful that #India may possibly ban it, surely other countries would have also taken similar drastic measures against it, right? Not really.
Read here: https://www.ikigailaw.com/global-cryptocurrency-regulatory-landscape/
#blockchain #Indonesia #Vietnam #Switzerland #USA #Japan #Singapore #Brazil
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The biggest innovation of this decade and next will be in #foodtech: the way we cultivate meat for consumption. Imagine cultivating your #meat (just the chicken leg, if you wanted) for consumption, in a factory. Environmentally sustainable, scalable, cost-effective, hygienic. No killing of animals. We expect a number of products to start appearing in stores in the next five years. But India currently lacks a regulatory framework for cultivated meat products. In our blogpost, we discuss regulations for cultivated meat in foreign jurisdictions and recommend a way forward for #india. We thank @thegoodfoodinstituteinida for their inputs on this piece.
Read the blogpost here: www.ikigailaw.com/overview-regulatory-issues-surrounding-cultivated-meat/
Reach out to Anirudh Rastogi Aman Taneja Aditya Sharma Satvika Mahajan Varun Deshpande to have a chat.
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In June 2019, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) updated its standards of anti-money laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT) measures to regulate virtual asset service providers (VASPs) in its member countries. In 2020, FATF members such as Singapore, South Korea and Ukraine and crypto-businesses therein, all scrambled to comply with FATF’s updated AML/CFT measures as FATF conducted a 12 month assessment of the implementation of its recommendations. Further, several countries progressed in developing comprehensive legal frameworks or policies on regulation of crypto-assets and related businesses. Here is a round-up of key law and policy developments relating to blockchain and cryptocurrency in 2020.
Read here: www.ikigailaw.com/crypto-blockchain-roundup-2020/
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The trade of dual-use (civil and military) goods, services and technologies (SCOMET items) are closely scrutinized to ensure that they do not fall into the wrong hands. As a consequence of this, businesses who legitimately deal with such items are also required to pass this scrutiny. In this article, we provide an overview of the regulations governing the SCOMET items and highlight the key aspects that businesses involved in the trade of SCOMET items should know.
Read here: www.ikigailaw.com/export-control-in-india-the-scomet-list/
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