Please join us at the IP Brief’s First Annual Symposium!
Monday April 16, 2012, 12-3pm
4801 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Room 603
Washington, DC 20016
The two main focuses are: (1) ongoing and upcoming enforcement challenges given the imperfect fit of copyright law and the Internet, such as linking, orphan works, and international issues, and the overlapping roles of creators/users/publishers of content; and (2) reflections on recent events and legislation such as SOPA/PIPA, Internet companies and their users increasingly playing a role in policy debates, and what’s next for copyright law and policy.
Our esteemed panelists
include: Ralph Oman
, former Register of Copyrights
(1985-1993), Professorial Lecturer
in Intellectual Property and Patent Law, George Washington University Law School; Jonathan Band
, expert practitioner
in IP and Internet law and policy; Mitch Glazier
, Senior Executive Vice President of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA); Catherine Rowland, Counsel for Policy and International Affairs at the United States Copyright Office; Kat Walsh
, Board of Trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation. Michael Carroll
, Professor of Law and Director of the Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property, American University Washington College of Law will be moderating
12:00 Lunch served
12:15 Introductory Remarks (Michael Carroll)
12:20 Keynote Remarks (Ralph Oman)
12:45 Panel (Jonathan Band, Mitch Glazier, Catherine Rowland, Kat Walsh)
2:00 Coffee and networking
https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/cle_form.cfm (select on the drop-down menu “04/16/12 – Empowering Users/Creators to Take Control of Their Intellectual Property”)
Space is still available! Please register in-person
on Monday, or by emailing email@example.com
The event is free and CLE credit is available.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.