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                    Albert"              cc:     (bcc: Marc A. Wolfe/CAI/CO/GSA/GOV)
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                    01:33 PM

  Please post the following announcement to your list. Thank you.

Robin Albert, CE Coordinator
College of Information Studies
University of Maryland


Are you concerned about the effects of the USA Patriot Act in your
library or organization? Do you want to know how the Electronic
Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) can be used in the current war on
terrorism? For these questions and more:

The College of Information Studies
University of Maryland

Critical Legal Concerns for Information Professionals

This seminar will provide a cutting edge survey of recent laws and
judicial decisions that are essential knowledge for information
professionals. Do you understand your rights and responsibilities in
these areas? As a responsible information professional, you must
maintain a current awareness of these critical legal issues!

Topics will focus on the latest legal developments and may include:
· Information Security - Nat'l Security Espionage to Commercial Theft
· Information Systems Security - Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
· Traditional Copyright and Napster litigation
· The DMC & the Reimerdes litigation
· Licensing, UCITA and database legislation
· Censorship - CIPA and other Challenges
· Privacy and the Commercial or Medical Environment

We will use these issues, as well as the latest in judicial decisions,
for collaborative discussions and to formulate key management strategies
for your professional success.

Instructor: Lee S. Strickland, J.D., Visiting Professor, College of
Information Studies and Sr. Intelligence Officer, CIA

Date: May 15, 2002, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: 6107 McKeldin Library, UMD, College Park, MD
Registration Fee: $225 CEUs: .6
Registration Deadline: May 6, 2002

Please visit our web site at for additional
workshops and registration information or contact Robin Albert @


______ Critical Legal Concerns for Information Professionals

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