[SASAG] Meeting Tomorrow, Thursday April 9th at 7PM
kacoroski at gmail.com
Wed Apr 8 12:27:44 PDT 2009
There will be dinner sponsored by Silicon Mechanics. Check them out at
There will also be several CACert assurers present.
The meeting will be at the Electrical Engineering building on the
University of Washington Campus, aka EE1. Directions are linked to the
EE Department's web site below. Parking is $6 after 4pm.
April 9th, 2009
EE1 Building (Electrical
University of Washington Campus
Legal and Technical Aspects of
Sharing, Reusing, and Remixing
Come discuss the legal and technical aspects of sharing, reusing and
remixing content online with a focus on Creative Commons licenses,
User-Generated Content and the The Digital Millennium Copyright Act’s
safe harbor. Bring you questions! There will be time for Q&A.
Brian Rowe is the founder of Freedom for IP, a volunteer organization
started in 2005 focusing on the intersection of human rights and
intellectual property. He interned at Creative Commons last summer
working on public domain and noncommercial use in copyright. Brian
serves on the Washington State Bar Association’s Access to Justice
Technology Committee and is an active member of Students for Free
Culture. Last Fall Brian wrote a mock trial for the Future of the Law
Institute that was used by high school students learning about fair use
of music and bloggers rights. Most recently Brian helped plan and spoke
at the Seattle Law of the Commons Conference held March 13th, 2009 at
Seattle University Law.
Brian has a background in information technology. He helped develop the
SeattleHumanRightsNetwork.org and ATJWeb.org. Brian holds a BS in
Informatics and BA in Political Science both from University of
Washington. He is currently a third-year law student at Seattle
University and has accepted a Google Public Policy Fellowship to work in
Washington DC this summer at Public Knowledge.
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