Levin College of Law

Course Number: LAW 6930 Credits: 3

This course focuses on the ever-changing relationship between the law and the Internet. The course covers a broad range of topics, from past and current legal issues to laws aimed at the Internet and new media. We will discuss what constitutes cyberlaw, jurisdiction for Internet cases, First Amendment principles, content regulation, online torts (such as defamation), privacy and the Fourth Amendment, de-listing and the Right to be Forgotten/GDPR, as well as data security and computer misuse.