Stanford Law professor Lawrence Lessig talks about the forces he sees threatening the future of the Internet as a place for innovation and free expression. His book is subtitled "The Fate of the Commons in the Connected World."


  • Lawrence Lessig professor of law, Stanford University recent books include: "REMIX: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy", "Free Culture: How Big Media Uses Technology and the Law to Lock Down Culture and Control Creativity" and "The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World"

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