The Thrill on the Hill
Time: Today, December 1, 2010 at 3:30 ESTView this battle royale live online at the Parliamentary website.
Place: Room 253-D, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, Ottawa
Event: Copyright Throwdown - successive witness hearings before the C32 Committee
On the Card:
Giuseppina "Pina the Pulverizer" D'Agostino -- IP Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School. Author of Copyright, Contracts, Creators: New Media, New Rules
Michael "The Phantom" Geist -- consumer advocate, blogger, and occasional law professor at the University of Ottawa. Editor of From "Radical Extremism" to "Balanced Copyright": Canadian Copyright and the Digital Agenda
Barry "The Bruiser" Sookman -- Partner, McCarthy Tétrault, past chair of Canadian Bar Association ― Computer and Computer-Related Technology section. Author of the comprehensive Sookman: Computer, Internet and Electronic Commerce Law (2000-2009)
I am going out right now to buy popcorn. That is exactly how copyright-geeky I am.
(Peace Tower photo - and a beautiful one at that - courtesy of tekdiver on Flickr - licensed under a CC Attribution-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic licence)