About the Book
Ronald J. Mann
2011. 864 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7355-0716-6.
With Teacher’s Manual
About the Book
The only casebook dealing with e-commerce, Electronic Commerce, Fourth Edition, utilizes problems to expound a transactional approach to electronic commerce. Written by Ronald J. Mann, a preeminent and prolific Commercial Law scholar, this system-oriented text is structured around the hypothetical representation of a technology company.
The new edition has been meticulously updated with the latest cases and problems that reflect those cases and current issues.
This concise casebook offers:
- Distinguished authorship: Ronald Mann is a leading scholar in Commercial Law and recently served as Reporter for revisions to UCC Articles 3, 4, and 4A.
- Lucid and concise reading assignments that use non-technical language whenever possible. Need-to-know technology is explained clearly and accessibly.
- Exercises that clearly illustrate current issues in e-commerce practice.
- Dozens of separate assignments so that professors can easily concentrate on their own areas of interest.
- Coverage of important commercial law topics, including:
- Click-through contracts
- Web site development
- Software licensing
- Electronic payments
- An extensive Teacher’s Manual that provides answers to all of the assignments in book.
New to the Fourth Edition:
- Updated problems based on recent case law and current issues.
- New cases, including:
- Rescuecom Corp. v. Google – Second Circuit decision permitting lawsuit against Google for selling ads based on trademarked name
- Jacobsen v. Katzer – First appellate decision validating licenses for open-source software
- Jaynes v. Commonwealth of Virginia – Virginia Supreme Court case invalidating Virginia anti-spam law under First Amendment
- Fair Housing Council v. Roommates.com – Ninth Circuit en banc decision on liability of Web site for discriminatory postings seeking roommates
- Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Inc. v. CraigsList, Inc. – Easterbrook decision exonerating CraigsList for behavior similar to Roommates behavior condemned by Ninth Circuit
- Conwell v. Gray Loon Outdoor Marketing Group, Inc. – Indiana Supreme Court case interpreting contract for design of Web site