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  1-10 of 33 Reviews about "General (K.5.0)": Date Reviewed
  Judgement-proof robots and artificial intelligence: a comparative law and economics approach
Kovac M., Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK, 2020. 184 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-030536-43-5)

Artificial intelligence (AI) research is moving incredibly fast and requires regulation. For instance, a recent study reversed a machine learning model that creates nontoxic drugs and made it create toxic drugs [1]. This is called &...

Jun 22 2022
  Ethics, law and the politics of information: a guide to the philosophy of Luciano Floridi
Durante M., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 224 pp.  Type: Book (978-9-402411-48-5)

The premise of this book is that information and communication technologies (ICT) are “altering our representation and understanding of reality and of ourselves.” A typical assertion, giving a flavor of the text: &a...

Feb 9 2018
  The legal technology guidebook
Williams K., Facciola J., McCann P., Catanzaro V., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2017. 142 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-319545-22-6)

Lawyers--the older generation at least--are notoriously technologically illiterate and fearful that placing information in some digital format will waive attorney-client privilege. All of the authors have backgrounds ...

Jan 12 2018
  Privacy law
Brownlee C., Waleski B., Law Journal Press, New York, NY, 2014. 600 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-588521-41-5)

Law Journal Press publishes loose-leaf books contained in a binder; Privacy law is one. These are updated about twice a year with replacement pages under a subscription service and are typically available in both paper and elect...

Oct 15 2014
  Computer applications for handling legal evidence, police investigation and case argumentation
Nissan E., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2012. 1428 pp.  Type: Book (978-9-048189-89-2)

Information technology is being increasingly used to supply techno-legal evidence. This book is the second volume of a two-volume book on computer applications for handling legal evidence, police investigations, and case argumentation....

Oct 23 2013
  Inaccuracy as a privacy-enhancing tool
Fuster G. Ethics and Information Technology 12(1): 87-95, 2010.  Type: Article

Personal privacy and the ethics associated with function creep--that is, collecting data for one purpose and applying it to other unstated purposes--concern everyone. This paper proposes that personal privacy can be e...

Aug 16 2010
  Computers and the law: an introduction to basic legal principles and their application in cyberspace
Dunne R., Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 2009. 472 pp.  Type: Book (9780521886505)

This book explores legal issues that are particularly important to computing technology. For example, according to Dunne, the following end-user license agreement (EULA) statement holds no weight: “We disclaim all warranties,...

Oct 21 2009
  Issues in Internet law: society, technology, and the law, 2009 edition
Darrell K., Amber Book Company, 2008. 436 pp.  Type: Book (9780977161164)

This book is a survey of legal issues arising from the Internet, structured into parts that deal with intellectual property, cybercrimes, privacy, free speech, Web contracts, and Web 2.0. Within each part, there are several chapters d...

Jun 4 2009
  Digital consumer and user rights in EU policy
Huttunen A., Oksanen V., Laine J.  Electronic commerce (Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Electronic Commerce, Innsbruck, Austria, Aug 19-22, 2008) 1-10, 2008.  Type: Proceedings

This fascinating, thought-provoking essay discusses an important question: Should there be a balance between the rights and responsibilities of digital content producers and the rights and responsibilities of digital content consumers?...

Oct 23 2008
  Economics of identity theft
Camp L., Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., Secaucus, NJ, 2007. 181 pp.  Type: Book (9780387345895)

The cover of this work promises a book that is “designed for a professional audience composed of practitioners and researchers.” It is 181 pages in total, with an index that is only slightly over one page. Most of t...

Jun 4 2008
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