The Law of Social Media

JURI Number: 
5590
Credit Hours: 
1 (Summer 2014)
Course Description: 

The course will broadly look across substantive areas of the law at the way courts are treating social media, including: -Copyright and fair use as to material gathered from, and published on, social networking sites -The legal effect of "terms of service" of websites -The evidentiary admissibility of material gathered from social networking pages and the evidentiary problems this raises -The ability of employers and schools to regulate what employees and students publish on social media. Offered summer 2014.

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