Software and Internet Law, Third Edition / Edition 3

Software and Internet Law, Third Edition / Edition 3

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Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

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Software and Internet Law, Third Edition / Edition 3

SOFTWARE AND INTERNET LAW, Third Edition, is an excellent choice for courses that cover all aspects of computer law. This careful exploration of computer software, the Internet, and e-commerce focuses on intellectual property, licensing, and antitrust law to give students a solid introduction to the full range of the field.

This proven teaching tool:

  • provides a combination of original text, significant cases, challenging problems, and exemplary questions along with the authors' insight from their cumulative experience
  • illuminates the many roles of lawyers who service the software industry and the Internet
  • supplies broad coverage, from commercial issues to constitutional issues such as free speech
  • is written by authors who are leaders in the field, well known for their scholarship
  • reviews technical terms for the novice
  • is accompanied by a useful Teacher's Manual with sample syllabi, exam questions, course suggestions, and answers to all the problems in the text

    The authors incorporate much new material in the Third Edition:

  • extensive updating of the Internet chapters
  • substantial expansion of the discussion of the legal issues surrounding open source
  • additional discussions of the problems of spyware, malware, and computer and data security
  • new material on the enforcement of clickwrap and on browsewrap licenses
  • updated treatment of digital copyright, including the Supreme Court's decision in MGM v. Grokster
  • more attention paid to the important new issue of Internet keywords in trademark law

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13: 9780735558649
    Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
    Publication date: 07/28/2006
    Edition description: Older Edition
    Pages: 1151
    Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.90(d)

    Table of Contents

    Part I: Software Law
    • Trade Secret Protection
    • Copyright Law
    • Patent Protection
    • Trademarks and Trade Dress
    • Sui Generis Protection of Computer Technology
    • Software Licensing
    • Antitrust in the Computer Industry
    • International Protection of Computer Technology

    Part II: Internet Law
    • Jurisdiction and Choice of Law
    • Intellectual Property in Cyberspace
    • Content Regulations
    • Privacy, Anonymity, and Encryption
    • Unauthorized Access
    • Electronic Commerce
    • Internet Governance

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