Kernochan Center for Law,
Media and the Arts
The Kernochan Center for Law, Media and the Arts was established to contribute to a broader understanding of the legal aspects of creative works of authorship, including their dissemination and use.
Kernochan Center Spring IP Series Schedule is HERE!
Tuesday, March 31: "Copyright and the Music Marketplace"
What are the copyright issues involved in music licensing and how should the law be changed, particularly in the area of webcasting?
Speakers: Jacqueline Charlesworth, General Counsel, U.S. Copyright Office and
Tucker McCrady '01, Greenberg Traurig
Time/Location: 12:10 p.m. JGH 107
Wednesday, April 1: "Copyright Office Modernization & Autonomy: What’s on the Agenda?"
Please join the Copyright Society of the USA for an informal talk on the initiative to upgrade the U.S. Copyright Office for the 21stcentury and provide it with greater autonomy. June Besek and Mary Rasenberger will consider the rationale for these changes and provide an update on the discussions on the Hill, including the House Judiciary Committee’s inquiry. They will describe options for creating an independent Copyright Office, exploring the benefits and drawbacks of each. We will leave plenty of time for questions and discussion! Register at www.csusa.org.
Registration 12:30-1pm, Panel 1-2pm
Location: The Copyright Society of the USA, 1 East 53rd Street, Lobby Auditorium, New York, NY
Members $10, Non-Members $20, Student Members: Free! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for your student discount code.
No food or drinks are provided; please bring your own!
DEADLINE: 3/31 Space is limited. Don’t miss out!