Defamation, Privacy and Publicity (3 Credits) LAW 0642

Course examining the law relating to economic torts. It covers deceit, defamation, business defamation, product disparagement, interference with contractual obligation, invasion of privacy, abuse of the judicial system, and civil rights torts. The course concludes with a study of issues of current concern, such as tort reform.
Additional Prerequisite(s): Constitutional Law I