Apr 15: Creative License - Exploring the Music Sampling Marketplace

Washington College of Law
April 15, 2011 | 4:30 | Room 603


Professor Peter DiCola from Northwestern University Law School will give a lecture and multimedia presentation regarding his recently published book Creative License:  The Law and Culture of Digital Sampling.  Professor DiCola's lecture will be followed by comments from Professor Peter Jaszi of the American University Washington College of Law, Casey Rae Hunter of the Future of Music Coalition, and Jay Rosenthal of the National Music Publishers Association (NMPA).

The event will begin with drinks and appetizers at 4pm on the sixth floor of the American University Washington College of Law (WCL), 4801 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016.  The lecture by Professor DiCola will begin at 4:30 pm, and the event will conclude at 6pm.  A live webcast will be available through the WCL website.  Parking will be available in the WCL garage.

For a description of the book, please click here.  Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event. To register for the event, please go to:  http://bit.ly/creativelicense

Please contact mwilliams@wcl.american.edu with any questions.

The Washington, DC Chapter of the Copyright Society of the USA is co-sponsoring this event with the American University Washington College of Law Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property (PIJIP) and the American University Center for Social Media.

50% discounts on Copyright Society membership will be available to anyone who joins the Society after attending the event, so please bring non-members!