Essential Law for Information Professionals

The book gives readers the tools to quickly assess legal hazards and identify solutions. Information law is a particularly fast moving area of law.

Essential Law for Information Professionals

Author: Paul Pedley

Publisher: Facet Publishing

ISBN: 1783304359

Page: 400

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Essential Law for Information Professionals, fourth edition, provides up-to-date and easy-to-follow practical guidance on the law as it affects information management and the principles underlying practice. Using individual cases to illustrate these core principles and contextualise regulations, it cuts through the legalese to provide exactly what’s needed in an easily digestible format showing examples of how the law has worked in practice in specific legal cases. The book gives readers the tools to quickly assess legal hazards and identify solutions. Information law is a particularly fast moving area of law. In the eight years that have passed since the best-selling third edition was published, there have been many changes to the legislation and numerous legal cases which have further developed our understanding of the law. The fourth edition fully reflects those changes, which include:

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