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cheeseman_buslaw7_tif_17 - 17 INTERNETLAWANDECOMMERCE 1)...

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1) One of the uniform laws developed in response to electronic commerce is the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Internet 2) The Internet was begun in the late 1980s by the U.S. Department of Education. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The Internet 3) The Communications Decency Act of 1996 was found to violate freedom of speech rights. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Internet 4) Electronic mail is one of most widely used applications for communication over the Internet. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: The Internet 5) A printout of a contract negotiated using e-mail is usually not sufficient to meet the requirements of the Statute of Frauds because its source cannot be verified. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: The Internet 6) The Electronic Communications Privacy Act protects electronic communications while they are in transit as well as when they are stored. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Internet 108 INTERNET LAW AND E-COMMERCE 17
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7) Under the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, an employer cannot access any stored e- mail of an employee without that employee's consent. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The Internet 8) The government can get access to an individual's stored e-mail pursuant to a legitimate criminal investigation without a search warrant. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: The Internet 9) Under the terms of a 1999 trade pact between China and the United States, foreign companies cannot own more than 50 percent of an Internet business in China. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: The Internet 10) In order to register for a domain name, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office must issue an authorization that the name is available and is not confusingly similar to existing names. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: Internet Domain Names 11) The price charged for the sale or transfer of Web domain names is regulated in order to prevent excessive prices from being charged. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: Internet Domain Names 12) Trademark laws adequately protect holders of trademarks from persons acquiring domain names in bad faith using the trademark, or confusingly similar names. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: Internet Domain Names 13) The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act protects any individual's name from being registered by another person. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: Internet Domain Names 109
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14) The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act protects against bad faith registrations of domain names only if the domain name is trademarked. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: Internet Domain Names 15) In order to be authorized to be a domain name registrar, the registrar must agree to use an arbitration procedure for resolving cybersquatting disputes. Answer:
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This note was uploaded on 12/13/2011 for the course LAW LAW taught by Professor Ricks during the Spring '09 term at Rutgers.

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