Fall 2013 Course Schedule

Comm Law & Info Policy (LAW-810A-001)

Meets: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (T) - Room 503

Enrolled: 10 / Limit: 30

Administrator Access


The class will meet on Tuesdays from10-11:50 am. My office is Room 444A and you can reach me by telephone 274-4078 or email vfphillips@wcl.american.edu. I will hold office hours by appointment and am generally available.


This course provides a general overview of the legal and public policy issues in domestic regulation of the communications industry including, broadcasting, cable, satellite, telephone, wireless and broadband services.

Textbooks and Other Materials

The textbook information on this page was provided by the instructor. Students should use this information when considering purchases from the AU Campus Store or other vendors. Students may check to determine if books are currently available for purchase online.

The course textbook is Kang, Communications Law and Policy 3d Ed. (Foundation 2009). The companion website for the Kang text is http://www1.law.ucla.edu/~kang/commlaw. The readings for each class are from this text and are listed below. Any additional reading will be posted or handed out in class.

First Class Readings

Not available at this time.


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