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"[R]emarkably readable....Lessig weaves together fields not known for their ready accessibility: law, policy, networked computing, history of technology....[It carries a] political charge, heightened by the book's climactic, repeated calls to policy-level action. "
European Patent Office
Prosecution Overview: Prosecuting Complex Specifications and 'Written Description' Concerns
Wednesday Oct 9
6:00 p.m. => reception
7:00 p.m. => panel
Room 80, Moot Court Room Read more » about European Patent Office Event: Wed Oct 9
CIS Files Amicus Brief in Replay TV Case
The entertainment companies are seeking a broad court order prohibiting EFF attorneys from reviewing -- or using in any way during the case -- the vast majority of the documents the court has ordered the companies to provide as part of the usual legal discovery process. The companies claim that EFF is a "competitor" with Hollywood because of public statements about copyright law policy and advocacy to Congress on pending and current technology legislation, including the proposed Consumer Broadband Digital Television Promotion Act. Read more » about CIS Files Amicus Brief in Replay TV Case
"This is a first-rate and important book to read....The Web won’t go away, and neither will P2P file sharing, nor the next big thing that comes down the Internet pipe.....Perhaps the pendulum has moved as far as it will in one direction, followed by the inevitable return. In the meantime, read The Future of Ideas. It’s well worth your time."
Book Review, Tom Zillner, Information Technology and Libraries vol.21, no.3, September, 2002. Read more » about Information Technology and Libraries
Stefan Bechtold graduated from the University of Tübingen Law School, Germany, in 1999. In 1999 and 2000, he was a Visiting Scholar at the University of California at Berkeley School of Law. In 2001, he received a J.S.D. (Dr. iur.) from the University of Tübingen Law School. Read more » about Stefan Bechtold