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276.32 sec. 001 - Topics in Privacy and Security Law (Fall 2021)

Instructor: Paul M. Schwartz  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 3
Grading Designation: Graded
Mode of Instruction: In-Person

Meeting:

    M 3:35 PM - 6:15 PM
    Location: Law 115
    From August 16, 2021
    To November 22, 2021

Course Start: August 16, 2021
Course End: November 22, 2021
Class Number: 31757

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 24
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 24
As of: 12/01 04:09 PM


This course examines emerging issues in privacy and cybersecurity law. The law faces new challenges as technology develops, changes, and transforms daily life. Issues now arise regarding: the security of our financial and health records; the ideal regulation of encryption technology; the interaction of different legal regimes for privacy and security in different countries; legal access to the global cloud; the use of biometric information; and a host of other issues. This course will explore a series of different cutting-edge topics.

Requirements Satisfaction:


This is an Option 1 class; two Option 1 classes fulfill the J.D. writing requirement.


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Exam Notes: (P) Final paper  
Course Category: Intellectual Property and Technology Law

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Books:
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  • Privacy at the Margins
    Scott Skinner-Thompson
    Edition: 2020
    Publisher: Cambridge University Press
    ISBN: 9781316632635
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/law/socio-legal-studies/privacy-margins?format=AR
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $32.99
    Price Source: user provided
  • Surveillance Studies: A Reader
    Torin Monahan, David Murakami Wood
    Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
    ISBN: 9780190297824
    e-Book Available: No
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: 47.95
    Price Source: user provided

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