The Firm and Cyberspace (SC)

Section 1, J-Term 19

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 12/16
Credits: 1

Course Description

Over the last two decades, firms have become increasingly dependent on cyberspace (the domain of interconnected digital communications and processing). The course will explore the causes and consequences of that dependence along with the risks and implications (regulatory and financial; private and public) of firms placing so much reliance on a factor of production over which both firms themselves and individual governments have little control.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: A final paper of approximately 5 pages will be due by noon on EXPO two weeks after the last class session.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: None Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: No
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes: Class participation will also be a component of the students' grades

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

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Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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