Regulation of Internet Commerce

Course Information – January Term 2015

2015 FINAL EXAM

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Class meets daily from January 5th – 21st from 1:00 – 4:00.

There will be a final, 100% exam on Friday, January 23, 2015.  The exam will be an 6-hour take home exam that starts at 10:00 am.

Daily readings are posted below.

Exam Samples

2013 Exam

2011 Exam

Course Schedule (subject to change)

January 5, 2015 – Introduction to Internet Law and Policy (FTX 136)

Readings

Slides

Meeker presentation

PPT

January 6, 2015 – Jurisdiction – Which Law Applies Online? (FTX 359)

Readings

Slides

PPT

January 7, 2015 – E-commerce Regulation – What Does It Mean When You Click I Agree (FTX 351)

Guest Speaker: Colin McKay, Google
Slides
January 8, 2015 – Privacy – The Basics (FTX 227)

Readings

Guest Speaker: Bill Abbott, Bell Canada

Slides

PPT

January 9, 2015 – Internet marketing (FTX 302)

Readings

Guest Speakers:

Kevin Chan, Facebook

Patricia Kosseim, General Counsel, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Slides

PPT

January 12, 2015 – Spam (FTX 136)

Readings

Guest Speaker: Andy Kaplan-Myrth, Industry Canada, Digital Policy

Slides

PPT

January 13, 2015 – Internet Governance (FTX 359)

Readings

Slides

PPT

January 14, 2015 – Trademarks and Domain Names, Social Media & the Workplace (FTX 351)

Readings

 Guest lecturer: Professor David Mangan

Slides

PPT

Mangan

January 15, 2015 – Intermediary Liability (FTX 227)

Readings

Guest speaker: Tim Denton, former CRTC Commissioner

Slides

PPT

January 16, 2015 – Net Neutrality (FTX 302)

Readings

Guest Speaker: Craig McTaggart, Telus
Slides
January 19, 2015 - New Media Regulation (FTX 136)
Readings
Guest Speakers:
Len St. Aubin, Netflix Canada consultant
Barbara Motzney, CRTC
January 20, 2015 - Copyright (FTX 359)

Class to be held at Shopify, 150 Elgin Street, 8th Floor

Lunch included

Readings

Guest Speakers: Harley Finkelstein and Joe Fresca, Shopify

 

January 22, 2015 – STUDY DAY

January 23, 2015 – FINAL EXAM