A Day At The Courtroom

15 June 2013

In a performative debate our three guest lawyers will use their different legal backgrounds to explore concepts of legality, illegality and the nuances in-between assessing selected cases from The Piracy Collection.

Lionel Bently is the Herchel Smith Professor of Intellectual Property at the University  of Cambridge and author of several books about Intellectual Property including  “Copyright and Piracy, An Interdisciplinary Critique”.
Sergio Muñoz Sarmiento is a New York based artist who practices art law (The Law Office of Sergio Muñoz Sarmiento) and runs the Art and Law website Clancco.com.
Prodromos Tsiavos is legal project lead for Creative Commons England, Wales and Greece, advises the National Documentation Centre / National Hellenic Research Foundation and runs CIMPA (Creativity: Models for Innovation and Access).

Starts 2–5pm

The Showroom
63 Penfold Street
London NW8 8PQ