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Cyberlaw: The Law of the Internet and Information Technology, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Brian Craig

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 19, 2012

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For courses in Cyberlaw, Computer and Internet Law, Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Systems, Privacy and Ethics in Information Technology.


Featuring the most current exploration of cyberlaw, this book helps students understand the legal and policy issues associated with the Internet. Tackling a full range of legal topics, it includes discussion of jurisdiction, intellectual property, contracts, taxation, torts, computer crimes, online speech, defamation and privacy.  Chapters include recent, relevant cases, discussion questions and exercises at the end of each chapter. Using a consistent voice and clear explanations, the author covers the latest developments in cyberlaw—from cases to legislation to regulations.

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1.      Jurisdiction and Venue in Cyberspace

2.      Copyright Law in the Digital Age

3.      Trademarks in E-Commerce

4.      Patents and Trade Secrets in the Information Age

5.      E-Commerce and Online Contracts

6.      Online Tax Related Issues

7.      Computer Crimes

8.      Tort Law in Cyberspace

9.      Online Speech and Defamation

10.  Constitutional and Statutory Privacy Protections

11.  Special Topics in Online Privacy





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$65.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-278405-4