International Digital Transactions SeminarClass Term:
Fall Term 2018-2019Catalog Number:
3 (2 Contact, 0 Field)Graduation Requirements:
International / Comparative
Seminar - 3rd Year PriorityFull Year Course:
Seminar Paper (90%) + class participation (10%).
This seminar examines attributes of good academic legal writing with a focus on issues related to transacting digitally across borders. Topics for general discussion and analysis include: Internet domain names and using trademarks online; international regulation of domain names and trademarks; website development and hosting and international issues relating to intermediary liability for website content; electronic contracting; contracting for intangible assets (digital music, software, video, text etc); sales versus licenses – domestic and international issues; choice of law and choice of forum clauses (and comparative rules on enforcement); international arbitration versus litigation.