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2014 Symposium: Fair Use for Free, or Permitted-but-Paid?

BTLJ is excited to welcome Jane C. Ginsburg of Columbia Law School on April 3–4, 2014 to the 18th Annual BTLJ/BCLT Symposium: The Next Great Copyright Act. This is a summary of Professor Ginsburg’s topic of discussion and forthcoming article: Fair use has gone off the rails, … Continue reading

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2014 Symposium: Copyrightable Subject Matter in the Next Great Copyright Act

BTLJ is excited to welcome R. Anthony Reese of UC Irvine School of Law on April 3–4, 2014 to the 18th Annual BTLJ/BCLT Symposium: The Next Great Copyright Act. This is a summary of Professor Reese’s topic of discussion and forthcoming article: Drafting the Next … Continue reading

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2014 Symposium: Copyright Licensing and Fair Use

BTLJ is excited to welcome Rebecca Tushnet of Georgetown Law School on April 3–4, 2014 to the 18th Annual BTLJ/BCLT Symposium: The Next Great Copyright Act. This is a summary of Professor Tushnet’s topic of discussion and forthcoming article, All of This Has Happened Before and … Continue reading

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2014 Symposium: Reforming Section 108 for Libraries and Archives

BTLJ is excited to welcome David R. Hansen of UNC Law School on April 3–4, 2014 to the 18th Annual BTLJ/BCLT Symposium: The Next Great Copyright Act. This is a summary of Mr. Hansen’s topic of discussion and forthcoming article: U.S. libraries, archives, and museums are … Continue reading

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2014 Symposium: Legislating Digital Exhaustion

BTLJ is excited to welcome Aaron Perzanowski of Case Western Reserve University Law School and Jason Schultz of New York University Law School on April 3–4, 2014 to the 18th Annual BTLJ/BCLT Symposium: The Next Great Copyright Act. This is a summary of the authors’ topic … Continue reading

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Volume 28, Issue 3 (Symposium 2013)

Complete Volume 28, Issue 3 (Symposium 2013) Complete Volume (PDF 4.0 MB) Individual Files Front Matter by BTLJ Articles The Curious Case of Copyright Formalities (PDF 401Kb) by Maria A. Pallante Copyright Formalities in the Internet Age: Filters of Protection or Facilitators … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Writing Competition Rules

1st Prize: $2,000 & Publication in the Fall 2014 Issue of BTLJ* 2nd Prize: $750 3rd Prize: $500 Aldo J. Test Award for Best Berkeley Law Submission Topics: We will accept submissions on a wide variety of topics at the … Continue reading

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Volume 28, Issue 2 (Fall 2013)

Front Matter Front Matter Articles A Simple Approach to Setting Reasonable Royalties for Standard-Essential Patents (PDF 401Kb) by Mark A. Lemley & Carl Shapiro “Gently Down the Stream”: When Is an Online Performance Public Under Copyright? (PDF 497Kb) by Daniel Brenner Finding … Continue reading

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Volume 28, Annual Review

Complete Volume 28, Annual Review 2013 Complete Volume (PDF 4.0 MB) Individual Files Front Matter (PDF 188 Kb) by BTLJ Foreword (PDF 116 Kb) by Winnie Hung & Jane Ann Levich Patent Law Making Abusers Pay: Deterring Patent Litigation by Shifting Attorneys’ Fees (PDF … Continue reading

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Volume 28, Issue 1

Front Matter Front Matter (PDF 170.0Kb) Articles Do Bad Things Happen When Works Enter the Public Domain?: Empirical Tests of Copyright Term Extension (PDF 458Kb) by Christopher Buccafusco & Paul J. Heald State Patent Laws in the Age of Laissez Faire (PDF … Continue reading

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