LGLS 4060 Internet Law
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites BUSA 2106 or LGLS 3020 (not both), or consent of instructor
Description

Requirements: Must meet RCB upper division course requirements and 45 semester hours.
CSP: 1, 6,7.
This course examines how the U.S. legal system is evolving to accomodate the Internet’s impact on business practices, society and values. The course covers a wide range of Internet-related legal issues including technology and the law, court jurisdiction over Interent-related business activities, intellectual property, e-commerce, taxation of Internet sales, privacy in cyberspace, on-line defamation, information security, cyber-crimes, and government regulation of Internet services. Emphasis is placed on developing legal doctrines and their application to Internet-based business activities.