Today we are in the midst of transformation that is testing the existing social, political, economic and legal structures, so painfully wrought to serve the needs of the Industrial Age. This course will explore how the legal systems in the United States and the European Union are struggling to accommodate the challenges of electronic commerce and, more generally, how both attempt to address the challenges posed by the Information Age as the economy, society and everyday lives are transformed by new and emerging technologies.
- Course Number: IP-0301
- Credits: 1
- Course Format: Lecture
- Eligibility: Open to all students.
- Final examination: 90%
- Midterm examination: -
- Class prep. and participation: 10%
- Research paper: -
- Regular submissions/quizzes: -
- Other (see syllabus): -