Copyright's Cudgel

Siva Vaidhyanathan’s new article ‘Copyright as Cudgel’ is a call to arms for academics to start paying attention to copyright and the limits to fair use that the information commons that the Digital Millenium Copyright Act and other legislation has imposed.

If innovation and creativity truly depend on an active and flourishing public domain or creative commons then it is time for all of us to protect the future of creativity.