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What Should Lawmakers Do About Rogue Websites?

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What Should Lawmakers Do About Rogue Websites?

Fighting Online Counterfeiting & Infringement: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

What Should Lawmakers Do About Rogue Websites?

Thursday, April 7, 2011 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
The National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045
United States

What Should Lawmakers Do About Rogue Websites?

Fighting Online Counterfeiting & Infringement: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly


You are invited to a panel discussion featuring intellectual property scholars and Internet governance experts hosted by the Competitive Enterprise Institute and TechFreedom. The event will explore the need for, and concerns about, recent legislative proposals to give law enforcement new tools to combat websites that facilitate and engage in unlawful counterfeiting and copyright infringement.

The event will take place on

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

at The National Press Club

Complimentary lunch will be served. 

Moderator: 

Juliana Gruenwald

Staff Writer for Technology and Telecom, National Journal

 

Panelists:

Daniel Castro

Senior Analyst

Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

 

Larry Downes

Senior Adjunct Fellow

TechFreedom

 

Danny McPherson

Chief Security Officer

VeriSign

 

Ryan Radia

Associate Director of Technology Studies

Competitive Enterprise Institute

 

David Sohn

Senior Policy Counsel and Director, Project on Intellectual Property and Technology

Center for Democracy & Technology

 

Thomas Sydnor II (invited)

Senior Fellow in Intellectual Property

Association for Competitive Technology

 

To Register: Space is limited. To guarantee a seat, please register for the event by emailing nciandella@cei.org. Questions should be directed to 202-331-1010.