Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Terms: Judicial, Legislative and Technical Definitions, 2016
Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Terms: Judicial, Legislative and Technical Definitions, 2016
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-8015-7
Product Type: Book S.O. Annual/biannual/biennial
Anticip. Upkeep Cost: Annual editions supplied on standing order subscription
Number of Pages: Approximately 1200 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2017-02-27
Publisher: Carswell
Price: $140.00

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This work is a dictionary of terms as used in the computer and Internet industry and by the legal profession in dealing with it

As such, the book has both technical and legal definitions of terms commonly used in association with the industry. The work has an international scope, drawing definitions from Canadian, U.S., U.K. and European cases, statutes and Regulations. Often multiple definitions for the same terms are provided based on the case law or usage in different jurisdictions for different purposes. Drawn from the glossary in the author's looseleaf work, Sookman: Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Law, the dictionary is published annually to ensure currency.

About the Author
Barry Sookman is a partner in the firm's Toronto office and co-leader of its Technology Law Group. Former leader of the firm's Intellectual Property Group. Recognized as one of Canada's foremost authorities in information technology, Internet and copyright law. Acts in connection with complex IT/IP transactions such as outsourcings and in IT/IP litigation. Has argued numerous precedent-setting cases at all levels of courts including the Supreme Court of Canada. Author of numerous books, including the leading five-volume treatise Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Law, Canadian and International Casebook, Copyright: Cases and Commentary on the Canadian and International Law, and Computer, Internet and E-Commerce Terms: Judicial, Legislative and Technical Definitions. Consistently identified by numerous publications as among Canada's top information technology and intellectual property lawyers. Adjunct Professor of Intellectual Property at Osgoode Law School. Member of the Joint CBA/PTIC Copyright Committee. Admitted to the Ontario Bar, 1982. You can follow his blog at
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