Course Number: LAW 6936 Credits: 2
Cyberlaw will focus on how the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution applies to rapidly changing technologies of communication. We will explore topics such as jurisdiction, anonymity, privacy, defamation, and public forum doctrine in the cyberlaw context. Students in the seminar will produce a research paper of at least twenty pages analyzing one of these issues in depth. Students will also be graded based on participation in seminar discussions and an oral presentation.