LGP 939 (01) - Privacy Law

Privacy Law

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 17316
Privacy is the study of society?s efforts to draw boundaries between different contexts in which information flows. In recent years, privacy law has become one of the most important and pressing issues for businesses, consumers, and government officials of all kinds. This course will survey legal regimes governing the collection, use, and dissemination of information. Topics of discussion will include information dissemination and the First Amendment, associational privacy, the privacy torts, consumer privacy on the internet, the role of the Federal Trade Commission, medical privacy, government surveillance and the Fourth Amendment, privacy and national security, and international privacy regimes.
Instructors: Roger Allan Ford

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 R 1:00pm - 2:50pm UNHL 103