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This is where we will write the 2006-2007 Policy Paper.

FreeCulture.org

The student movement for free culture

U.S. federal policy paper

2006-2007

Introduction

Copyright

Fair Use

DMCA Reform

Other Issues?

Peer-to-Peer Filesharing

Term

Orphan Works

Patents

Principle: Patents must not be extended over mathematical models, scientific theories, computer code, methods for teaching, business processes, methods of medical diagnosis, therapy or surgery. (Principle 5, Adelphi Charter)

Business Method Patents

Eliminate business method patents

Software Patents

Eliminate software patents

Other Issues?

Patent quality, obviousness, review / challenging...

Open Access

Government Purchasing

Free/Open Source Software

Open File Formats

Open Protocols

International Issues

WIPO?

About FreeCulture.org

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