Information Policy

The Open Syllabus Explorer

2016

A navigable map of the higher ed curriculum based on one million syllabi.

The Rise of the Robo Notice

2015. Joe Karaganis, Jennifer Urban

How the automation of notice and takedown—arguably the key legal procedure for regulating online speech—undermines its core compromise between users, copyright holders, and internet companies.

The Fourth Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

The Fourth Congress, held between between December 15th-17th, 2015, was hosted by the Center for Internet and Society in Delhi, India, with the goal of taking stock of "Three Decades of Openness; Two Decades of TRIPS," attracting over 400 researchers, activists, and practitioners.

 

新兴经济体的媒体盗版 / Media Piracy in Emerging Economies

2013. Joe Karaganis (ed.)

Media Piracy in Emerging Economies (Chinese edition) is the first large-scale comparative study of media markets, media piracy, and IP enforcement in the developing world.

The Open Syllabus Project First Workshop

The OSP Workshop & Hackathon was held between June 6th-7th, 2014, at the Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University and Studio@Butler.

The Second Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

The Second Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest, held between December 15th-18th, 2012, brought 250 researchers and activists from 40 countries to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The First Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

The First Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest was held in August 25th-28th, 2011, at the American University in Washington, DC. 

The Third Global Congress on Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

The Third Global Congress was held in Cape Town, South Africa, December 9th-13th, 2013. This event brought over 250 researchers, practitioners, and policymakers discussed new work and policy developments around users' rights and development-centered IP policy.

The Future of the First Sale Doctrine

A May 23rd, 2013, workshop on the future of the first sale doctrine in copyright law—the principle that underpins lending and rental models for copyrighted media, such as books and DVDs.

Copy Culture in the US and Germany

2013. Joe Karaganis (ed.), Lennart Renkema (ed.)

A comparative study of media consumption, media acquisition, and attitudes toward copyright enforcement, based on a 2011 survey of 2,300 US Americans and 1,000 Germans.
 

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