Lessig vs Rowling : The Book Industry’s Fairwell Battle?

Lessig vs Rowling : The Book Industry’s Fairwell Battle?
Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 13 february 2008

One of the last ‘fair use’ projects that Lawrence Lessig is working on before he turns his attention to politicians, is a battle between a small book publisher and JK Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series. It promises to be a battle that, if Lessig is successful, puts the publishing industry in check and allows new forms of creativity to thrive. And if he fails, allows the publishing industry to continue its unfair rewriting of copyright law.

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