May 7, 2014

Intellectual Privilege

Intellectual Privilege

Featuring the author Tom W. Bell, Professor, Chapman University School of Law; with comments by Christopher Newman, Assistant Professor, George Mason University School of Law; moderated by Jim Harper, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.

March 5, 2014

Intellectual Property in the Trans-Pacific Partnership: National Interest or Corporate Handout?

Intellectual Property in the Trans-Pacific Partnership: National Interest or Corporate Handout?

Featuring Margot Kaminski, Executive Director, Information Society Project, Yale University; Tom Giovanetti, President, Institute for Policy Innovation; and K. William Watson, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Simon Lester, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

March 20, 2013

Laws of Creation: Property Rights in the World of Ideas

Laws of Creation: Property Rights in the World of Ideas

Featuring Ronald A. Cass, Cass & Associates, Dean Emeritus of Boston University School of Law; Keith Hylton, Paul J. Liacos Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law; and Jerry Brito, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center, George Mason University, Editor, Copyright Unbalanced: From Incentive to Excess; moderated by Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

December 6, 2012

Copyright Unbalanced: From Incentive to Excess

Copyright Unbalanced: From Incentive to Excess

Featuring the editor Jerry Brito, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center, George Mason University; Tom W. Bell, Professor, Chapman University School of Law; with comments by Mitch Glazier, Senior Executive Vice President, Recording Industry Association of America; moderated by Jim Harper, Director, Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

January 19, 2012

Unintended Consequences of the Rogue Website Crackdown

Unintended Consequences of the Rogue Website Crackdown SOPA, PIPA and OPEN Legislation

Featuring Larry Downes, Senior Adjunct Fellow, TechFreedom, Author, The Laws of Disruption; Julian Sanchez, Research Fellow, Cato Institute; James Gattuso, Senior Research Fellow in Regulatory Policy, Heritage Foundation; Allan Friedman, Research Director, Center for Technology Innovation, Brookings Institution; and Dan Kaminsky, Security Researcher; moderated by Ryan Radia, Associate Director of Technology Studies, Competitive Enterprise Institute.

November 10, 2008

Against Intellectual Monopoly

Against Intellectual Monopoly

Featuring the coauthor Michele Boldrin, The Joseph G. Hoyt Distinguished Professor of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis; with comments by Robert D. Atkinson, Ph.D., Founder and president, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation; moderated by Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute

October 10, 2008

The Crime of Reason and the Closing of the Scientific Mind

The Crime of Reason and the Closing of the Scientific Mind

Featuring the author Robert B. Laughlin, Nobel Laureate in Physics and Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Physics, Stanford University; with comments by Thomas Sydnor, Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for the Study of Digital Property at the Progress & Freedom Foundation. Moderated by Jim Harper, Director of Information Policy Studies, Cato Institute.