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Information and communications technology law 780


 
Module code KUB 780
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Law
Module content

a)  Introduction to the study of information and communications technology law:
– The place of information and communications technology law in the legal system
– The nature and scope of information and communications technology law
– Sources of information and communications technology law
– Inception and influence of the Internet
b) Regulation of the Internet:
– National/International
– Jurisdiction
c) Aspects of intellectual property law and the Internet
d) E-Commerce activities and the Internet:
– Aspects of jurisdiction and signing of contracts
– Dataprotection and encryption
– Liability of Internet service providers
-- Consumer Protection
e) Criminal liability in information and communications technology space
f) Constitutional aspects in information and communications technology space:
– The right to privacy/freedom of expression/information

Module credits 15.00
Service modules Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Prerequisites KRG 110 or BER 210 or BER 310 or BER 410
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Mercantile Law
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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