Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
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TLS_1009 Law and the Internet 3 ECTS
Organised by
Turku Law School
Person in charge
Responsible teacher: Lecturer Katja Lindroos; katja.lindroos@uef.fi

Learning outcomes

The students learns how the internet has challenged existing legal structures and how existing legal structures can solve problems on the internet.


The course covers issues on electronic commerce, virtual law, and questions of liability and cybercrime.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Independent work

Independent work.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Written exam

Examination based on literature.


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials


1. Lilian Edwards-Charlotte Waelde (Eds.): Law and the Internet (2009), pp. 1-181, 441-575 and 623-670. and

2. Benjamin Duranske: Virtual Law: Navigating the Legal Landscape of Virtual Worlds (2008), pp. 1-41. 57-138.

Further information

TIME: Schedule for the exams in the Faculty of Law is following: 24.10.2013, 18.12.2013, 26.2.2014, 23.4.2014. Registration for the examinations at least one week (until 3 p.m) before the exam.

Kindly note that this course is also organized by Åbo Akademi, please check their separate exam dates on their website.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Law
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Law
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Faculty of Law
Finnish Study Modules
Master of Laws DP
Law, Studies for Bachelor/Master of Laws Degree