Spring 2020
6392 Privacy & Data Protection - TODD/LEVINE- 21842

Professor(s): Matt  Todd (ADJUNCT)
Aaron Levine (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Intellectual Property and Information Law 
Business and Commercial Law

Time: 9:00a-10:30a  TTH  Location: 3  BLB

Course Outline: This introductory course will cover the basic principles of privacy and data protection law. It will examine the policies underlying this still-nascent form of protection, and certain of those areas of tort, criminal, and Constitutional law pertinent to privacy, including corporate compliance and application of these principals. It will cover the substance of some federal privacy statutes relating to surveillance, record-keeping, and financial information. It will also cover certain state privacy statutes, the privacy-related activities of the Federal Trade Commission, and the structure and substance of privacy law in the European Union. There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/05 9am-noon      

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (10/28/2019 11:32:53 AM)

Book(s) Required

William McGeveran, Privacy and Data Protection Law (Foundation
Press 1st ed. 2016) (the “Casebook”)