CJ341A Lectures Fall 2013
MS-PowerPoint files (PPTX) distributed as PDF notes during classroom lectures. Useful for study and review; however, as of Fall 2011, I have abolished Death by PowerPoint and now mostly conduct discussions with occasional videos to enliven the three-hour course sessions.
Click on images to see large versions of thumbnails. *Boldface indicates files updated this semester.
01 Law & Order: "Virus" -- Questions to Think About PDF
01a Law & Order: "Virus" -- Notes PDF
01 Law & Order: "Virus" -- Notes PPTX
*01 CyberLaw I Web-Based Training (2004) from the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). Description from CD-ROM cover: "The CyberLaw I Web-based Training and Computer-Based Training (WBT/CBT) course begins with an introduction to Internet operations. DoD lawyers will gain an increased ability to recognize and properly analyze legal issues in Cyberspace. The first module, Basic Internet, provides a basic understanding of the Internet and how it works, a brief history of the Internet, Internet terminology, and the basic tenets of Information Assurance. The second module, Law in Cyberspace, defines computer crime, discusses the First and Fourth Amendments, and presents statutory considerations to be applied during investigations. This module also discusses four fairly distinct roles or 'lanes in the road' pertinent to Computer Network Defense. CyberLaw is a complex and rapidly changing field. References are provided throughout the course for lawyers to follow evolving areas of the law in Cyberspace." Download 58MB ZIP file. Install in a folder on your hard drive using the folder names in the ZIP file and then open index.html in the main directory.
02 Computer Crime, Introduction to PDF
02 Crime, Use of Computers in PDF
02 Brief History of Computer Crime PDF
02 On Writing PDF
02 Glossary of Computer-Crime Terms PDF
GAO Report 03-272 COMBATING CHILD
05 DOJ Legislative Proposal: Child Pornography and Obscenity Prevention Amendments of 2006. (Apr 2006) PDF
09 Narrated introduction to IP Law from MSIA Program (108 MB) ZIP
09 Seven Reasons Not to Steal Software, Music, Games, or Videos PDF
WEEK 6*11 Trade Secrets PPTX PDF
12 United States Copyright Office -- Copyright Basics PDF
14 "I'll be Missing You" song by Puff Daddy using digital sampling from Sting's "Every Step You Take" MP3 for use as illustration in lecture 14 (4.76 MB)
WEEK 7*15 Trademarks & DNS PPTX PDF
16 Warriors of the Internet amusing (slightly cheesy, tongue-in-cheek) animated video explaining TCP/IP; posted with permission of copyright owners 73 MB MPG
WEEK 8*17 Search Warrants PPTX PDF
18 Border Searches of Electronic Devices PDF
19 DOJ -- Electronic Crime Scene Investigation: A Guide for First Responders (2nd edition, April 2008) PDF
19 DOJ -- Searching and Seizing Computers and Obtaining Electronic Evidence in Criminal Investigations (July 2002) Index added May 2009 PDF
WEEK 10*22 Legal Issues in Unauthorized Access PPTX PDF
NOT REQUIRED IN FALL 201326 Legal Dimensions of Anonymity and Encryption PPTX PDF
27 Ghost Plane 2006 Democracy Now discussion of extraordinary rendition with author of expository book 27 MB MP3
27 The Maher Arar Case Democracy Now discussion of extraordinary rendition with attorney for Maher Arar -- segment starts at 14'56" 27 MB MP3
WEEK 1128 U.S.A.P.A.T.R.I.O.T. Act PPTX PDF
30 Whistleblowers PPT PDF
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