A New Direction for Intellectual Property
by Rael Dornfest
Related link: http://www.nytimes.com/2002/05/13/technology/13FREE.html
The NY Times takes a gander at Creative Commons, a non-profit enabling simple ways for people to designate their work as being in the public domain. "It's a way to mark the spaces people are allowed to walk on" says Stanford Law professor, Larry Lessig.
Creative Commons will be officially announced this week at the O'Reilly Emerging Technology Conference.