Spring 2013 • LAW 610 • Credits: 2
Instructor: Sean Hoar
Explores certain legal issues affected by online crime. Taught from the perspective of practicing attorney who deals with these issues on a daily basis. Topics include the evolution of cyber crime; federal sentencing guidelines applicable to online crime; the Fourth Amendment in cyberspace; the federal law of electronic surveillance; the impact of online crime upon notions of sovereignty; and online crime trends, including identity theft, Internet fraud, and new technologies affecting on-line crime.