The Internet has changed our lives and our laws. Technology has put the world at our fingertips and now allows even the smallest business to reach customers around the globe. Because the Internet allows the world to “pass around notes” so quickly, as Jon Stewart joked, it presents a variety of challenges for the law. Courts are often in uncharted waters when deciding disputes that involve the Internet, social media, and online privacy. There may not be any common law precedents for judges to rely on when resolving cases. Long-standing principles of justice may be inapplicable. New rules are evolving, as we discuss in this session, but often not as quickly as technology.
In this session we will discuss the following topics:
Date: January 31, 2017
Time: 10:00am to 10:15am PST
To learn more about Internet Law purchase the text Business Law Today from Cengage Learning.
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