Event: Secretary of Commerce Ronald H. Brown, chair of the White House Information Infrastructure Task Force, and Bruce A. Lehman, assistant secretary of commerce and commissioner of patents and trademarks and chairman of the Working Group on Intellectual Property and the National Information Infrastructure, will release the final Report on Intellectual Property and the National Information Infrastructure.
When: Sept. 5, at 10:30 a.m.
Where: National Press Club Main Lounge
Contacts: Richard Maulsby or Andrew Hirsch at (703) 305-8341.
The report, the result of over two years work by the Intellectual Property Rights Working Group, assesses how existing IP laws apply to the content that flows on the information superhighway and makes limited legislative recommendations.