This comprehensive guide for management professionals discusses the IT-related legal issues faced by businesses on a daily basis. Legal concepts and terminology are notoriously difficult for non-specialists, especially in the fast-moving field of IT. This book explains, in plain English, the most relevant legal frameworks, with examples from actual case law used to illustrate the kinds of problems and disputes that most commonly arise. Contents include IT Contracts; Systems Procurement Contracts; Avoiding Employment Problems; Instructing an IT Consultant; Intellectual Property Law for Computer Users; Cloud Computing; Outsourcing; Source Code Escrow; Data Protection; Doing Business Online; Setting Up Joint Ventures; Freedom of Information; WEEE Regulations; Resolving Disputes.... 65, 118 Approved Authorised Treatment Facilities (AATFs) 145 Approved Exporters 145 arbitration agreement in contract 2 as ... customer obligations 123a 124 data protection issues 124a125 indemnities 125 limitation of liability 125 service rental ... diligence 121a122, 123 environmental issues 121 evolution 118 a119 free trials 121 generally 117 internet reliability ... intent 3 main points 12 open source software 140 pre-contract correspondence 11 selection of lawyer 2 service levelanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Manager's Guide to IT Law|
|Author||:||Jeremy Holt, Jeremy Newton|
|Publisher||:||BCS, The Chartered Institute - 2011|