851-0727-01L  Telecommunications Law

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersC. von Zedtwitz
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentParticularly suitable for students of D-INFK, D-ITET



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
851-0727-01 VTelekommunikationsrecht
Besuch von E-Business-Recht (Informations- und Kommunikationsrecht I) wird nicht vorausgesetzt.
2 hrs
Thu08:15-10:00HG E 1.1 »
C. von Zedtwitz

Catalogue data

AbstractIntroduction to the basics of Telecommunications Law for non-lawyers.

The course deals with the legal regulations and principles that apply to telecom network operators and telecom service providers (fixed-line and mobile phone).
ObjectiveBy analyzing the most relevant legal provisions for a telecom provider in Switzerland students will learn about the main concepts of Swiss law. No previous legal courses required.
Content1. History of Swiss Telecommunications Law
2. Regulation of network access (essential facility doctrine, types of access)
3. Universal Service
4. Phone service contracts (fixed line and mobile phone service)
5. Mobil communication radiation regulation
6. Telecommunication secrecy
7. SPAM-Avoidance
Lecture notesThe powerpoint slides presented in the course will be made availabe online. In addition, links to relevant legal decisions and regulations will be accessible on the course website.
LiteratureNo mandatory readings.
Prerequisites / NoticeShort written exam at the end of the semester (scope and materials to be defined during the course).

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersC. von Zedtwitz
Typeend-of-semester examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is only offered at the end after the course unit. Repetition only possible after re-enrolling.

Learning materials

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Offered in

ProgrammeSectionType
GESS Science in PerspectiveLawWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-INFKWInformation
GESS Science in PerspectiveD-ITETWInformation