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Lawrence Lessig:
Laws that choke creativity

TED2007 · 18:56 · Filmed Mar 2007
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Lawrence Lessig: Laws that choke creativity
18:56 · Filmed March 2007 at TED2007 · Subtitles available in 26 languages

Lawrence Lessig, the Net’s most celebrated lawyer, cites John Philip Sousa, celestial copyrights and the "ASCAP cartel" in his argument for reviving our creative culture.

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Lawrence Lessig has already transformed intellectual-property law with his Creative Commons innovation. Now he's focused on an even bigger problem: The US' broken political system. Full bio
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