TJ_Comp 20_TB_Ch11

TJ_Comp 20_TB_Ch11 - Chapter 11CYBERLAW TRUE/FALSE 1....

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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 11CYBERLAW TRUE/FALSE 1. Approximately 80% of all U.S. workers use computers at their work. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 2. Cyberlaw is a completely new area of law, unrelated to any established field of law. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 3. Cyberspace describes the World Wide Web and Internet communication. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 4. Cyberlaw includes the area of criminal law. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 5. The law of real property is included in those categories of legal issues covered by cyberlaw. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 6. Employers have a right of access to their employees' email. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 7. Employers are required to give notice to employees that the employer will monitor their employees' email. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 8. Appropriation of image for purposes of commercial gain is impossible given current legal barriers. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 9. The elements of defamation in remain the same in cyberspace ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 10. Defamation occurring in cyberspace requires plaintiff show the same elements as is required under tra- ditional defamation law, but the potential for larger damage awards may be much greater for defama- tion in cyberspace. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 11. Individuals who post defamatory messages are protected from liability for defamation. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 12. Contract formation in cyberspace is the result of a desire for businesses to use a common language to form contracts. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 13. The formation of contracts in cyberspace is always governed by the law of the United States. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 14. The distinction between offer and acceptance is no longer relevant in cyberlaw. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 15. Federal law now recognizes the validity of electronic signatures. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 16. The remedy for misrepresentation and fraud on the Internet is the same as the remedy for misrepresent- ation and fraud conducted on paper. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 17. Federal law requires all companies who market search engines on the Internet to create and abide by a search engine code of ethics. ANS: F MSC: AACSB Analytic 18. Identity theft is a type of Internet fraud. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 19. Copying trademarks by using the Internet is an intellectual property issue. ANS: T MSC: AACSB Analytic 20. United States companies are encouraged to use an international registration system for resolving dis- putes regarding names for Internet sites....
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TJ_Comp 20_TB_Ch11 - Chapter 11CYBERLAW TRUE/FALSE 1....

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