LGST 416 examines the law relating to the developing field of electronic commerce or electronic business. The first part of the course looks at the online legal environment. Online legal environment issues typically involve dispute resolution, cyber torts and crimes, and intellectual property issues. The second part of the course examines management and e-commerce issues, which involve e-contracting, risk management, and information security. The third part of the course focuses on marketing and e-commerce and examines online marketing, consumer protection, and privacy issues. The fourth part of the course examines employment relationships and web technology, including monitoring employee activities. The fifth section of this course focuses on the economics, finance, and taxation of e-commerce.pre-rec: LGST 301.