LIP 931 (1ON) - Media Law

Media Law

Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 2.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 71077
This course offers broad exposure to various legal issues confronted by mass media enterprises, ranging from traditional broadcasters and similar internet-based services, to the major internet platforms and the new class of ?media enterprises? that they spawned, such as YouTube influencers and TikTok stars. By examining current issues and events, students will navigate areas of law including defamation, rights of publicity and privacy, newsgathering and right of access, advertising, broadcast and internet regulation, intellectual property, and antitrust ? to understand how the law?s staple doctrines apply to the business of producing and distributing news, information, and entertainment for mass audiences.
Instructors: Christopher Reed

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
7/6/2020 8/12/2020 MW 1:00pm - 2:30pm TBA