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Tuesday
Mar 29th, 2011
3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Room 554
Eastern Time
Where does law come from, and whose laws does your campus IT department have to obey? Why do public and private institutions have different legal requirements? What's the difference between a constitution and a statute, between a statute and a regulation, between legislative law and common law, between government (public) law and contract (private) law? Where does law end and policy begin, and who is in charge of each? Increasingly, an understanding of the legal system is needed to manage day-to-day campus IT. In this panel, two experts on campus IT policy and law will provide that basic background to help you navigate your way through the growing legal thicket, and the process -- and pleasures -- of working with your lawyers.

This session is sponsored by ICPL, the Institute for Computer Policy and Law.

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Some great sessions at #nercomp11 today - esp. loved #NC11_SESS14 re teaching Fair Use to students, and #nc11_sess19 Legal Basics.

3pm session #nc11_sess19 Legal Basics for Non-Lawyers _Room 554_ #nercomp11


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