Cyberlaw is the evolving discipline. It is continuing to evolve with each passing day. The advent of Covid-19 has acted as a catalyst for increasing digitization.
With more people coming on to the digital bandwagon, it becomes all the more imperative that we appreciate the legal nuances pertaining to cyberspace.
The term “Cyberlaw” has been defined by Dr. Pavan Duggal, President, Cyberlaws.Net and also internationally renowned expert and authority on Cyberlaw, in the following manner:-
“Simply speaking, Cyberlaw is a generic term, which refers to all the legal and regulatory aspects of the Internet and the World Wide Web. Anything concerned with or related to or emanating from any legal aspects or issues concerning any activity of netizens and others, in Cyberspace comes within the ambit of Cyberlaw.”
Cyberlaw, which initially began as a small narrow discipline, is evolving at a very rapid pace. Over the last 20 years, Cyberlaw has emerged as an umbrella discipline wherein various sub-disciplines are evolving. These include Cybercrime Law, Cybersecurity Law, Artificial Intelligence Law, Blockchain Law, Internet of Things Law.
Cyberlaw as a career today has a huge potential for students. Cyberlaw is throwing up new employment opportunities, avenues and potential. The increased growth of Cyberlaw has propelled the creation of more jobs for people having skillsets and knowledge about Cyberlaw.
The coming of the data economy has further begun to start unfolding the further growing significance of Cyberlaw.
Dr. Pavan Duggal, President, Cyberlaws.Net and one of the top four cyber lawyers of the world has at various instances and occasions explained the growing potential of Cyberlaw as a career.
Some of his videos include the following:-
- How To Build A Career As A Cyber Lawyer | Pavan Duggal | An Hour With LawSikho
- Planning Career as a Cyber Law Expert | Pavan Duggal
- Cyber Law Expert as a Career | Pavan Duggal | Cyber Law Expert
- 5 Things one should know about Indian Cyber Law | Pavan Duggal | Cyber Law Expert
- Future of cyberlaw | Pavan Duggal | TEDxFORESchool