Copy Fights: The Future of Intellectual Property in the Information Age
Adam D. Thierer, Clyde Wayne Crews
Cato Institute, 2002 - Political Science - 295 pages
The modern information revolution has created a whole new set of policy issues concerning intellectual property rights that must be addressed, including what kind of copyright protections are appropriate for books and musical works, an issue popularised by the controversy over Napster. The list of contributors to this cutting edge analysis includes many high profile names from equally high profile companies. This book will provide a roadmap to the future of information technology.
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This collection of essays "springs" from the Fifth Annual Cato/Forbes ASAP Technology and Society conference, "The Future of Intellectual Property in the Information Age," and is split into two parts ... Read full review
2 Defending Intellectual Property
3 Intellectual Property Information Age
4 Are Patents and Copyrights Morally Justified? The Philosophy of Property Rights and Ideal Objects
CURRENT DISPUTES IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW
5 The Future of Intellectual Property in the Information Age
6 His Napsters Voice
7 Revising Copyright Law for the Information Age
11 The New Legal Panic over Copyright
12 Life after the DMCA and Napster
Legal or Market Solutions?
15 Protecting Intellectual Property in the Digital Age
16 How Can They Patent That?
Nothing New under the Sun
A Systematic Approach to Evaluating Obviousness
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