COMM 4454 Media Law 3/0/3

Prerequisite: COMM 2254 with a minimum grade of C and COMM 1154 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C

Examination of the legal context regulating print, telecommunication and electronic media as well as advertising and public relations industries. Emphasis on libel, slander, privacy, copyright, free press/fair trial and obscenity law. This course is restricted to Seniors.