[A2k] Thursday December 12 Green Paper Public Meeting Agenda

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The agenda for the December 12, 2013 copyright Green Paper public meeting
being held at the United States Patent and Trademark Office is now
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE PUBLIC MEETING:
COPYRIGHT POLICY, CREATIVITY, AND INNOVATION IN THE DIGITAL ECONOMY
December 12, 2013, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

United States Patent and Trademark Office – Madison Auditorium
Live webcast available at: https://new.livestream.com/uspto/copyright

AGENDA AS OF DEC. 5, 2013
[TIMES AND SPEAKERS SUBJECT TO CHANGE]
8:00 a.m.

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Registration
Opening Remarks
Andrew Byrnes, Chief of Staff, USPTO
Lawrence E. Strickling, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for
Communications and Information, Administrator of the National
Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)
8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
The Appropriate Calibration of Statutory Damages: Individual File
Sharers and Secondary Liability
Moderator: Darren Pogoda, Attorney‐Advisor for Copyright, Office of
Policy and International Affairs, USPTO
Panelists:
David Sohn, Center for Democracy & Technology
Steven Tepp, Sentinel Worldwide
Sandra Aistars, Copyright Alliance
Prof. Peter Menell, University of California at Berkeley School of Law
Markham Erickson, Internet Association
The First Sale Doctrine in the Digital Age
Moderator: Karyn Temple Claggett, Associate Register of Copyrights and
Director of Policy & International Affairs, United States Copyright
Office
Panelists:
BSA, The Software Alliance (speaker TBD)
John Ossenmacher, ReDigi
Allan Adler, Association of American Publishers
Sherwin Siy, Public Knowledge
Prof. John Villasenor, University of California, Los Angeles

Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Legal Framework for Remixes
Moderator: Michael Shapiro, Senior Counsel for Copyright, USPTO
Panelists:
David Carson, International Federation of the PhonographicIndustry
Prof. Peter DiCola, Northwestern University Law School
Jay Rosenthal, National Music Publishers’ Association
Josh Schiller, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
Prof. Rebecca Tushnet, Organization for Transformative Works

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lunch Break (food not provided)

1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.    Current Copyright Office Initiatives on Digital
Issues
Introduction: Shira Perlmutter, Chief Policy Officer and Director for
International Affairs, USPTO
Speaker:   Maria Pallante, Register of Copyrights and Director of the
United States Copyright Office

1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Improving the Operation of the Notice and Takedown System
Moderator: John Morris, Associate Administrator and Director of
Internet Policy, NTIA
Panelists:
Victoria Sheckler, Recording Industry Association of America
Fred von Lohmann, Google
Corynne McSherry, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Susan Cleary, Independent Film & Television Alliance
Troy Dow, The Walt Disney Company
Christian Genetski, Entertainment Software Association
David Snead, Internet Infrastructure Coalition

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Break

3:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Government’s Role in a More Efficient Online Marketplace
Panel #1: Access to Rights Information
Moderator: Garrett Levin, Attorney‐Advisor for Copyright, Office of Policy
and International Affairs, USPTO
Panelists:
Colin Rushing, SoundExchange
Prof. Pamela Samuelson, University of California at Berkeley School
of Law
Matt Schruers, Computer & Communications Industry Association
Jim Griffin, OneHouse
Jeff Sedlik, PLUS Coalition
Lee Knife, Digital Media Association


4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Panel #2: Online Transactions
Moderator: Ann Chaitovitz, Attorney‐Advisor for Copyright, Office of Policy
and International Affairs, USPTO
Panelists:
Roy Kaufman, Copyright Clearance Center
Meredith Jacob, Creative Commons
John Lapham, Getty Images
Prof. Brandon Butler, American University, Washington College of
Law
Closing Remarks
Shira Perlmutter, Chief Policy Officer and Director for International
Affairs, USPTO
John Morris, Assoc





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