JISC (Joint Information Services Committee) supports and promotes the use of Information Systems and Technology within Further Education (FE) and Higher Education (HE)across the UK. They have produced this handy introductory site of legal information aimed at the information sector. Each topic includes an outline of the general issues, overview of the law as it stands, a study of how the law in this area affects the FE and HE sectors. Topics included are as follows: Data Protection, Freedom of Information, Human Rights, Disability and the law, IP Rights, ISP Liability, E-Security and Cyber-Crime. The guide can be downloaded in full in pdf.
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