Is Intellectual Property Dead? The Revolt of Students for New, Feb 26

Is Intellectual Property Dead? The Revolt of Students for New
Directions

Is Intellectual Property Dead? The Revolt of Students for New Directions
Tuesday, February 26, 2008, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
The Bar Association, 42 West 44th Street

Students for Free Culture has chapters in at least 35 universities across
the country. Many of the groups are branching out beyond access to music
copyright. The issues are far more than piracy. Can the students lead us,
in terms of public policy, to a new copyright direction in which copyright
law will not make some users criminal?

Moderators:
ALAN J. HARTNICK
Abelman, Frayne & Schwab; Adjunct Professor, Fordham Law School; columnist
on Intellectual Property for the New York Law Journal
JUDITH B. PROWDA
Senior Lecturer, Sotheby’s Institute of Art; Attorney at Law, Law Office of
Judith B. Prowda; Adjunct Professor, New York Law School
Speakers:
JOHN PALFREY
Professor, Harvard Law School
HUGH HANSEN
Professor, Fordham Law School
LAWRENCE E. ABELMAN
Intellectual Property Specialist, Abelman, Frayne & Schwab
ELIZABETH STARK
Recent Harvard Law School Graduate; Founder, Harvard Free Culture
FRED BENENSON
NYU Graduate Student, Tisch Interactive Telecommunications Program;
Co-Founder, Free Culture @ NYU
ANDREW BRIDGES
Intellectual Property Litigator, Winston & Strawn
Sponsored by:
Committee on Copyright & Literary Property, Joel Hecker, Chair
Members of the Association, their guests and all other interested persons
are invited to attend. There is no fee for attending the program. To
register, click on
http://www.nycbar.org/EventsCalendar/show_event.php?eventid=808
http://www.nycbar.org/EventsCalendar/show_event.php?eventid=808>

[thanks to Tom Glazier for the note]

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