Tuesday, February 28th 2017, The Prosecutor of Central Java presented the socialization of Law of Information and Electronic Transactions (ITE) to the Udinus activists. The socialization has done in the Rector’s meeting room, building G 1st floor.
Student Affairs Bureau (Biro Kemahasiswaan) of Udinus held this socialization. Sugeng Riyadi, SH. as Head of the Legal Information Section, clarified that The Draft of Criminal Law (KUHP) did not cover cases in social media, that is why there is a Law about defamation in social media. “There are many violations that occurred in Indonesia that reflected the rule of law has not been reached,” said Sugeng in this socialization. He urged the activists had to be recognizing the law and to be avoiding the punishment.
The theme of this socialization was "Gadget Freak Hate Speech and its Legal Effect" the Prosecutor warned students to be careful in playing social media. Sunan Oddang Andi M. T., SH the Prosecutor of Functional explained the impact of excessive gadget uses. The impacts are health, cultural and social majority. "More applications in your gadget, more people freak with their gadget.”
The Rector of Udinus, Prof. Udinus Dr. Ir. Edi Noersasongko, M.Kom urged students to keep their emotions, their thoughts and their fingers. "Do not rush to copy and paste or to respond when you saw the news in online media" he said. As an IT campus, Udinus also taught the ways to response the advance of technology. (* PR)