Thirty-Sixth Selected Bibliography on Computers, Technology and the Law (January 2003 through December 2003)

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INTRODUCTION

Each year, the Journal provides a compilation of the most important and timely articles on computers, technology, and the law. The Bibliography, indexed by subject matter, is designed to be a research guide to assist our readers in searching for recent articles on computer and technology law. This year's annual Bibliography contains nearly 1000 articles, found through the examination of over 1000 periodicals.

The Bibliography aims to include topics on every legal aspect of computers and technology. However, as new issues in this field emerge, we welcome your suggestions for additional topics and sources, as well as your commentary on the Bibliography.

INDEX

1. COMPUTERS AND TECHNOLOGY IN LAW PRACTICE
   1.0 General
   1.1 Computerized Legal Research
       1.1.0 General
       1.1.1 Online Legal Research
       1.1.2 Legal Research Using CD-ROM
   1.2 Law Office Management
       1.2.0 General
       1.2.1 Office Automation
       1.2.2 Case Management
       1.2.3 Case File Security
       1.2.4 Internet Access
   1.3 Selected Uses in the Law Practice
       1.3.0 General
       1.3.1 Tax Filing
       1.3.2 Bankruptcy
       1.3.3 Estate Planning
       1.3.4 Real Estate

2. COMPUTERS AND TECHNOLOGY IN LITIGATION
   2.0 General
   2.1 Scientific Evidence
       2.1.0 General
       2.1.1 Expert Testimony
       2.1.2 DNA Typing
       2.1.3 Fingerprint
       2.1.4 Polygraph
       2.1.5 Forensic Evidence
   2.2 Demonstrative Evidence
       2.2.0 General
       2.2.1 Computer-Generated Evidence
       2.2.2 Audio/Visual Evidence
   2.3 Courtroom
   2.4 Dispute Resolution

3. COMPUTERS AND TECHNOLOGY IN THE GOVERNMENT
   3.0 General
   3.1 Computers and Technology in Law Enforcement
       3.1.0 General
       3.1.1 Computers and Technology in Police Operation
       3.1.2 Computers and Technology in Correctional
             Institutions
   3.2 Use of Computers and Technology by Federal Departments
       and Agencies
       3.2.0 General
       3.2.1 Military Technology
       3.2.2 Internal Revenue Service
       3.2.3 U.S. Patent Office
       3.2.4 Government Information Retrieval System
   3.3 Use of Computers and Technology in Judicial
       Administration
   3.4 Use of Computers and Technology by State and Federal
       Legislatures

4. LEGAL ISSUES OF COMPUTER AND TECHNOLOGY SALES,
   USAGE, AND SERVICES
   4.0 General
   4.1 Contracting for Hardware, Software, and Computer
       Services
       4.1.0 General
       4.1.1 Purchase, Lease and License Considerations
       4.1.2 Limitations of Limited Warranties
   4.2 Government Regulation of Computer-Related Industry
       4.2.0 General
       4.2.1 First Amendment Issues
       4.2.2 Antitrust
       4.2.3 FCC Regulation
       4.2.4 SEC Regulation
       4.2.5 Tariff and Trade Control
   4.3 Substantive Law Aspects
       4.3.0 General
       4.3.1 Computer Crime
       4.3.2 Computer-Related Product Liability
       4.3.3 Computer Security
       4.3.4 Taxation of Software
   4.4 Problems of Privacy and Computers
       4.4.0 General
       4.4.1 Data Privacy
       4.4.2 Governmental Invasion of Privacy
       4.4.3 Credit Reference

5. COMPUTERS AND TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION
   5.0 General
   5.1 Legal Education

6. COMPUTERS AND TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS
   6.0 General
   6.1 Electronic Commerce
   6.2 Computers in Banking and Finance
       6.2.0 General
       6.2.1 On-line Securities Trading
   6.3 Computers and Technology in the Transportation Industry
   6.4 Computers and Technology in the Publishing Industry
   6.5 Computers and Technology in Advertising

7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION OF COMPUTER AND
   TECHNOLOGY
   7.0 General
   7.1 Patent
       7.1.0 General
       7.1.1 Software Patent
       7.1.2 Biotech Patent
   7.2 Software Copyright
       7.2.0 General
       7.2.1 User Interface
       7. …