iLaw Torino 2005

The Berkman Center for Internet & Society

Harvard Law School

IEIIT-CNR - Politecnico di Torino - LUISS

Sala Conferenze Fondazione Giovanni Agnelli
via Giacosa 38 (primo piano)

 

Background Material

All attendees will be provided DVDs containing the following four lectures:

Jonathan Zittrain, “A Crash Course in Internet Technologies”

Lawrence Lessig, “Regulation”

Yochai Benkler, “The Technological is Political: Access to an Open Information Environment”

William Fisher, “Legal Regulation of Digital Media”

Attendees unfamiliar with Internet technology or law are strongly encouraged to watch the lectures prior to May 25; they provide useful background for the presentations that will be made at the conference.

 
 

PROGRAM

Wednesday, May 25, 2005

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Registration

 

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
The Past and Future(s) of the Internet
Professor Jonathan Zittrain, Harvard Law School

Interlocutor: Professor Charles Nesson, Harvard Law School

 

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
The Rise of the Networked Information Economy
Professor Yochai Benkler, Yale Law School

Interlocutor:  Professor William Fisher, Harvard Law School

 

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Lunch

 

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Legal Foundations of Internet Commerce
Professor Susan Crawford, Cardozo Law School

Interlocutor:  Professor Jonathan Zittrain, Harvard Law School

 

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Global Voices:  Internet Culture and Politics
Professor Charles Nesson, Harvard Law School

Interlocutor:  Professor William Fisher, Harvard Law School

 

6:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception

 
 

Thursday, May 26, 2005

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Legal Regulation of Online Digital Media
Professor William Fisher, Harvard Law School

Interlocutor: Professor Charles Nesson, Harvard Law School

 

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Collective Rights Management in a Digital Environment
Professor Marco Ricolfi, Turin Law School

Interlocutor:  Professor Jonathan Zittrain, Harvard Law School

 

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Lunch

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Reshaping the Digital Media Value-Chain - For the Better
Leonardo Chiariglione, Digital Media Strategist

Interlocutor: Professor Yochai Benkler, Yale Law School

 

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Legal Responses to New Forms of Creativity
Professors Benkler, Fisher, & Nesson

 

 


 

Friday, May 27, 2005

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Copyright Protection for Software
Professor Jonathan Zittrain, Harvard Law School

Interlocutor:  Professor Susan Crawford, Cardozo Law School

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Patent Protection for Software: The European Case
Professor William Fisher, Professor Angelo Raffaele Meo, Speaker from EPO

 

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Lunch

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
The Internet and Political Values
Professor Yochai Benkler, Yale Law School

 

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Internet and Privacy (tbc)
Professor Stefano Rodota', Garante per la Privacy

Interlocutor:  Professor Susan Crawford, Cardozo Law School