Live Tomorrow: U.S. House Subcommittee Hearing on Copyright Issues in Education and for the Visually Impaired
A hearing before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet (U.S. House Judiciary Committee) is scheduled to begin at 3 pm EST tomorrow (November 19th).
The hearing will discuss fair use and other issues.
A live stream will be available via the U.S. House Judiciary Committee homepage.
Scheduled to Testify, Prepared Statements
Mr. Jack Bernard
Associate General Counsel
University of Michigan
Read Mr. Bernard’s Prepared Statement (PDF)
Mr. Allan Adler
Association of American Publishers
Read Mr. Adler’s Prepared Statement
UPDATE: AAP has posted news release about hearing.
Mr. Scott LaBarre
State President, Colorado
National Federation for the Blind
Read Mr. LaBarre’s Prepared Statement
Mr. Roy Kaufman
Managing Director, New Ventures
Copyright Clearance Center
Read Mr. Kaufman’s Prepared Statement
UPDATE: The Library Copyright Alliance (LCA) has submitted a statement to the committee.
Direct to Full Text (23 pages; PDF).
LCA member organizations are ACRL, ALA, and ARL.
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.