The Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School is a leader in the study of the law and policy around the Internet and other emerging technologies.
While CIS continues work on the D.C. Circuit appeal asking the Court of Appeals to reverse the Librarian of Congress's Order setting royalty rates for digital transmissions of recordings, the Copyright Office is already preparing for new CARP hearings to set the royalty rates for 2003-2004. Collegiate Broadcasters Inc. (CBI) is participating in the new CARP Proceeding to ensure that educational stations' special needs and views are represented this time around.
Dr. Mark Cooper will discuss threats to the dynamically innovative Internet posed by the anticompetitive practices of advanced telecommunications network owners. Cooper’s new book, CABLE MERGERS AND MONOPOLIES: MARKET POWER IN DIGITAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, combines “new economy” concepts of communications platforms with traditional industrial organization concepts.
Bloggers blogging the conference:
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, How Trustworthy is Trusted Computing? IEEE Computer March 2003, 18-20.