Journals Higher Education



28 July 2011

640 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199588749

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Information Technology Law

Sixth Edition

Ian J. Lloyd

  • A well-established, authoritative, and thorough account of Information Technology law
  • While focussing on the UK and EU, the book also looks at international issues in IT law, giving readers a realistic overview of how the law in this area operates globally
  • The author looks at the subject in its wider context, examining the legal response to the latest IT-related developments within society, bringing the law to life for readers and examining how legal issues in IT can affect us all
  • Provides references to further reading and points for further consideration, encouraging readers to think for themselves about the current issues within IT law
  • Increased focus on the Internet and related activities
  • Further information on topical areas, such as defamation, computer hacking, virus dissemination, and online gambling
  • A new concluding section, 'Living in the Internet World', considers the legal implication of our immersion in virtual environments. It asks tantalising questions such as whether a virtual personality can be the victim of assault or theft
  • The Online Resource Centre hosts an exciting new author blog, and a catalogue of web links to key readings
  • Developed further reading sections

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