Legal informatics skills

A.Y. 2021/2022
3
Max ECTS
21
Overall hours
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course has the specific purpose of giving students:
- a thorough knowledge of the topics covered by the course, both from a technical and a legal point of view;
- the ability to critically address issues and resolve IT-legal issues through the revision of the concepts learned;
- strengthening the technical and IT language relevant to the subject;
- the ability to link the different topics in order to elaborate useful proposals for the solution of concrete cases, also through practical lessons carried out with the active participation of the students.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course the student who has successfully learned the subject will have an in-depth knowledge of the course topics, with the acquisition of a reasoning method suitable for dealing with more specific and complex IT-legal topics with respect to institutional notions
Course syllabus and organization

Surname A-L

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
The lessons will be held in class and in synchronous mode during the scheduled lesson time on Microsoft Teams platform.
Course syllabus
1. The legal professional and the current technology landscape. Legal tech, cloud computing and big data.
2. Coding for lawyers and the basics of programming for the lawyer.
3. Online legal professional and ethics, ethics and computer science, netiquette.
4. Cybersecurity basics for legal professionals and how to protect information.
5. Legal databases: birth and evolution; commercial databases; Internet search strategies.
6. Writing about law: word processing and automated editing of legal documents; interoperability and security in document transmission processes.
7. Telematic processes: civil, criminal, administrative and tax.
Prerequisites for admission
There are no particular pre-requisites for adequately addressing the contents of the course. The first lessons are, in fact, dedicated to an introduction to the themes that can guarantee a basic preparation for the whole class.
Teaching methods
The Course consists of 20 hours of classroom lessons.
Teaching Resources
P. Perri, G. Ziccardi (a cura di), Tecnologia e diritto. Fondamenti d'informatica per il giurista, Volume I, Giuffrè, Milano, 2019. Other editions of the book published before 2019 are not allowed.
Assessment methods and Criteria
The final exam takes place orally in the exam session, with a question consisting of at least three questions on three different parts of the program. At the end of the course, it is possibile for the student who attended at least 80% of the lesson.
- University credits: 3
Laboratories: 21 hours
Professor: Perri Pierluigi

Surname M-Z

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
Lessons will take place in the classroom in person, at the established times, and will be broadcast on Teams in real time in synchronous mode. Information on how to access Microsoft Teams lessons and other instructional instructions will be uploaded to the course's ARIEL website, which is recommended to be consulted regularly.
Course syllabus
· First lesson (3 hours): The jurist, the technological evolution and the legal tech (the current technological panorama, cloud and big data, the legal tech).
· Second lesson (3 hours): "Writing of law": the word processing and the automated drafting of legal documents, interoperability and security in the processes of transmission of documents.
· Third lesson (3 hours): Legal databases (birth and evolution, commercial databases and Internet search strategies).
· Fourth lesson (3 hours): online jurist and deontology, ethics and computer science, netiquette, cybersecurity bases for the jurist.
· Fifth lesson (3 hours): telematic trials: civil, criminal, administrative and tax
· Sixth lesson (3 hours): computer security in professional study and data protection
· Seventh lesson (3 hours): coding for lawyers and programming bases for the jurist
Prerequisites for admission
There are no particular pre-requisites for adequately addressing the contents of the course. The first lessons are, in fact, dedicated to an introduction to the themes that can guarantee a basic preparation for the whole class.
Teaching methods
The Course consists of 21 hours of classroom lessons held by the Professor.
Teaching Resources
P. Perri, G. Ziccardi (a cura di), Tecnologia e diritto. Fondamenti d'informatica per il giurista, Volume 1, Giuffrè, Milano, 2019 (NEW EDITION).
Assessment methods and Criteria
The final exam takes place orally in the exam session, with a question consisting of at least three questions on three different parts of the program. At the end of the course, it is possibile for the student who attended all the lesson hours to have the exam in the form of an essay or a Multiple Choice test with 30 multiple choice questions.
- University credits: 3
Laboratories: 21 hours
Professor: Ziccardi Giovanni
Professor(s)
Reception:
Due to the emergency situation, the tutoring will be delivered by Microsoft Teams on Monday from 2PM to 4PM (CET).