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Copyright Official: We May Have Opened 'Pandora's Box' on DMCA

Publication Date: 
March 08, 2007
Source: 
Washington Internet Daily
Author: 
Louis Trager

This article points out that in an attempt to create an exemption to a Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) ban on circumventing technical copy protection, the Copyright Office may have created a "Pandora's Box." In this context it is mentioned that Professor Lessig has been successful challenging the constitutionality of recently expanding copyright laws.