Meeting Agenda

Creative Commons

May 7, 2001
Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Harvard Law School
Hauser Hall 103

8:30 a.m.   Light Breakfast
9:00 a.m.   Introductions
                Eric Saltzman, Hal Abelson, Lawrence Lessig
 9:15 a.m.  What Is Our Conception of a Successful Commons?
10:00 a.m. Looking at Our Competition
10:20 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m  Demand for a Commons: Identifying our Target Community
                (including report on artist reactions)
11:15 a.m  Open Discussion
Noon         Lunch
12:45 p.m  Liability under the DMCA
              (including report by Michael W. Carroll
              of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering)
1:15 p.m.  Structure of Creative Commons: Centralized or Distributed?
2:15 p.m.  Break
2:30 p.m.  Scientific Data: The Need for a Commons Jerry Reichman
3:15 p.m.  Licenses and Restrictions on Use
3:45 p.m.  The Sustainability of Creative Commons: Funding
4:10 p.m.  Next Steps: Where Do We Go from Here?