Information Technology Law Products

  • Trust and Distrust in Digital Economies

    1st Edition

    By Philippa Ryan

    In digital economies, the Internet enables the "platformisation" of everything. Big technology companies and mobile apps are running mega marketplaces, supported by seamless online payments systems. This rapidly expanding ecosystem is fueled by data. Meanwhile, perceptions of the global financial…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Cybercrime

    Key Issues and Debates, 2nd Edition

    By Alisdair A. Gillespie

    Now in its second edition, Cybercrime: Key Issues and Debates provides a valuable overview of this fast-paced and growing area of law. As technology develops and internet-enabled devices become ever more prevalent new opportunities exist for that technology to be exploited by criminals. One result…

    Paperback – 2019-06-03 
    Routledge

  • Blockchain Technology and the Law

    Opportunities and Risks, 1st Edition

    By Muharem Kianieff

    Blockchain Technology and the Law: Opportunities and Risks is one of the first texts to offer a critical analysis of Blockchain and the legal and economic challenges faced by this new technology. This book will offer those who are unfamiliar with Blockchain an introduction as to how the technology…

    Hardback – 2019-05-10 
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Contemporary Commercial Law

  • Privacy and Identity in a Networked Society

    Refining Privacy Impact Assessment, 1st Edition

    By Stefan Strauß

    This book offers an analysis of privacy impacts resulting from and reinforced by technology and discusses fundamental risks and challenges of protecting privacy in the digital age. Privacy is among the most endangered "species" in our networked society: personal information is processed for various…

    Hardback – 2019-04-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Security Studies

  • Texting, Suicide, and the Law

    The case against punishing Michelle Carter, 1st Edition

    By Mark Tunick

    In 2014, Conrad Roy committed suicide following encouragement from his long-distance girlfriend, Michelle Carter, in what has become known as the Texting Suicide case. The case has attracted much attention, largely focusing on the First Amendment free speech issue. This book takes the view that the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge

  • Biometrics, Surveillance and the Law

    Societies of Restricted Access, Discipline and Control, 1st Edition

    By Sara M. Smyth

    The use of biometric identification systems is rapidly increasing across the world, owing to their potential to combat terrorism, fraud, corruption and other illegal activities. However, critics of the technology complain that the creation of an extensive central register of personal information…

    Hardback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Law of Emerging Technologies

  • The Patentability of Software

    Software as Mathematics, 1st Edition

    By Anton Hughes

    This book explores the question of whether software should be patented. It analyses the ways in which the courts of the US, the EU, and Australia have attempted to deal with the problems surrounding the patentability of software and describes why it is that the software patent issue should be dealt…

    Hardback – 2019-03-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Law, Technology and Society

    Reimagining the Regulatory Environment, 1st Edition

    By Roger Brownsword

    This book considers the implications of the regulatory burden being borne increasingly by technological management rather than by rules of law. If crime is controlled, if human health and safety are secured, if the environment is protected, not by rules but by measures of technological…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • Online Misogyny as Hate Crime

    A Challenge for Legal Regulation?, 1st Edition

    By Kim Barker, Olga Jurasz

    The ideal of an inclusive and participatory Internet has been undermined by the rise of misogynistic abuse on social media platforms. However, limited progress has been made at national – and to an extent European – levels in addressing this issue. In England and Wales, the tackling of underlying…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge

  • The Regulation of Internet Pornography

    Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Abhilash Nair

    The regulation of pornography has always been a contentious issue, which has sparked wide-ranging debates surrounding the acceptability and place of pornography in society. The use of the internet to distribute and access pornography has magnified this debate and has presented a number of challenges…

    Hardback – 2018-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

  • Open Access to Knowledge in Nigeria

    A Framework for Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Kunle Ola

    This book provides an analysis of the legal and policy dimensions of open access to research, education and public sector information with a focus on Nigeria. Kunle shows how open access has evolved across the world and how such initiatives could be implemented in Nigeria and other countries in the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Law, Technology and Dispute Resolution

    The Privatisation of Coercion, 1st Edition

    By Riikka Koulu

    The use of new information and communication technologies both inside the courts and in private online dispute resolution services is quickly changing everyday conflict management. However, the implications of the increasingly disruptive role of technology in dispute resolution remain largely…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

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