IT Law Update

8 November 2005

6:30pm for 7.00pm

Rachel Burnett, BCS Vice President

Herbert Collins Building, HC024, Southampton Solent University, formerly Southampton Institute

Organised jointly with the BCS Quality SG and BCSWomen.

In some cases traditional law adapts to IT; new legal problems are dealt with by applying existing principles. In other instances, new areas of law are being created.

This update will be about current developments affecting your work as IT professionals: including copyright and database right, e-commerce, IT contracts, privacy and data protection, with some practical suggestions for keeping on the right side of IT law.