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LAW 5063: New Technology Regulation
Fall 2018 • Section 21 • CRN 39737

Course Description

This course examines how law, regulation and government policy shape the development and success of new technologies. It surveys the major legal and policy issues raised by emergent regulatory regimes for self-driving cars, drones, the Internet of Things, online intermediaries like Google and Facebook and sharing economy businesses like Uber and Airbnb. Using these specific technologies as anchors, students are introduced to modern regulation and regulatory agencies, exploring the design, implementation and enforcement of regulation.


Day/Time Location
W 4:00-5:50 PM Klein 8B

Course Details

  • Erika Douglas
Credit Hours

3 Credits



Course Type
  • Writing
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement
  • Writing Research

Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

Book List/Materials