Items tagged "20th Anniversary"

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Video: Twenty Years of Defending Digital Ownership

April 30, 2021 20th Anniversary , Copyright Act , Copyright Office , Digital age , digital millenium copyright act

Twenty years ago, we saw the creation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. It was intended to modernize copyright law for the digital age. Instead, it made it much worse. Ordinary activities in the physical world — like loaning a copy of something, giving it away, or reselling it — are prohibited in the digital […]

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20th Anniversary Kickoff: Public Knowledge’s Founding

February 24, 2021 20th Anniversary , anniversary , Founding history , Public Knowledge

To kick off our 20th year,  the founders of Public Knowledge discussed the history of the organization and how it’s grown over time. Panelists also discussed the role of public interest groups in tech policy, our wins and losses over the last 20 years, and how our work shifted over the years in response to […]

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