Spring 2017 Course Schedule

Communications Law and Information Policy (LAW-810A-001)
Victoria Phillips

Meets: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (T) - Capital - Room C217

Enrolled: 17 / Limit: 18

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Course Description: This course provides a general overview of the legal and public policy issues in domestic regulation of the dynamic communications and information industry including, broadcasting, cable, satellite, telephone, mobile and broadband services. Students should be able to demonstrate the ability to be creative, thoughtful and interdisciplinary policy advocates and problem solvers in this complex area. Administrative: The class will meet on Tuesdays from 10:30-12:20 pm. My office is Room Y-258 and you can reach me by telephone 274-4078 or email vfphillips@wcl.american.edu Evaluation: Your grade for the course will be based on a simulated rulemaking exercise drafting comments and reply comments (60%), a hot topics in the industry interview and class presentation (20%) and class participation/attendance (20%)

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