of legal issues and complex technology that few members of the public understand, interest in it goes far beyond specialists and gearheads. There have been countless treatments of the issue in both the business1 and mass-market press; the most recent Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) rulemaking addressing the issue drew more public comments than any other rulemaking by that agency in its history;2 and the President of the United States took time out of his busy schedule to star in a video urging the FCC to issue a strong network neutrality rule, getting far
John A. Rothchild
The steady growth of internet commerce over the past twenty years has given rise to a host of new legal issues in a broad range of fields. This authoritative Research Handbook comprises chapters by leading scholars which will provide a solid foundation for newcomers to the subject and also offer exciting new insights that will further the understanding of e-commerce experts. Key topics covered include: contracting, payments, intellectual property, extraterritorial enforcement, alternative dispute resolution, social media, consumer protection, network neutrality, online gambling, domain name governance, and privacy.