ITMG381 Cyberlaw: 300 Words and APAFormatText: Ferrera, Reder, Bird, Darrow,Aresty, Klosek & Lichtenstein
Special Topics Collection: Cyberlaw - Text and Cases
Readthe case study on pp. 387-392 of the textbook and answer the followingquestions:
1. The trial court found that Stengart didnot have a legitimate expectation of privacy when sending personal emailsthrough the company's laptop. The appellate court and the Supreme Courtdisagreed. Discuss the reasoning that the higher courts had in reversing thetrial court.
2. What effect would this decision have on acompany when thinking about forming company policy regarding personalcommunication?
Read the case study on pp. 417-419 ofthe textbook and answer the following questions:
3. Would a state antispam statute thatspecifically prohibited pornographic, obscene, terroristic, and fraudulentemailing withstand constitutional scrutiny? Why or why not?
4. Is spam really so bad? Why can a businesslawfully send unsolicited traditional mail, or make unsolicited phonecalls (as long as there is no violation of a no-call list) but spammingviolates the law?