Computer Law

Computer Law

Computer Law

This topic explores the laws and industry practices relating to the development, protection and commercialization of software, databases and computers. The primary focus will be on two areas of law: intellectual property and contracts/licensing. We will also cover international and commercial issues, antitrust law, as well as current hot topics, such as Open Source Licensing, Software as a Service, and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Prior topics in intellectual property topics are recommended but not required; there will be no or minimal overlap with other topics. No technical background is required; a hands-on introduction to information technology will be provided as part of the topic.

The topic will have a final exam. students and readers of this Legal Encyclopedia can satisfy Writing Requirement.






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