Denise Howell

Denise Howell is an appellate, intellectual property and technology lawyer who enjoys broad industry recognition for her expertise on the intersection of emerging technologies and law.

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Take two: public conference call on the law of business communities

On March 12, law professor Mike Madison and I will discuss the legal implications of engaging outsiders in business communities at the Community 2.0 conference. Join us for a recorded conference call to hone in on related considerations of ownership, governance, and liability at 1:00 PST on March 7.

March 7, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Give me my Google Click-Throughs

Proposed addition to Google's business and personal productivity hubs: provide users with a Web-enabled way to orchestrate and manage simple legal transactions.

March 2, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Join us Monday for a public conference call on the law of business communities

On March 12, lawyer Denise Howell and law professor Mike Madison will discuss the legal implications of engaging outsiders in business communities at the Community 2.0 conference. Join them for a recorded conference call to hone in on related considerations of ownership, governance, and liability at 1:00 PST on February 26.

February 23, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Apple: put your DRM money where Jobs' mouth is

In his February 6 DRM essay, Steve Jobs took a bold stand on the future (or non-future) or DRM. But Apple itself has never offered a DRM-free iTunes option for artists who agree wholeheartedly with Jobs. Whether it will do so remains to be seen.

February 7, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Breast defense

The Lactivist/National Pork Board dispute illustrates how the Live Web continues to enable trials in the court of public opinion long before, and much more cheaply, than they could occur in a court of law.

February 2, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Apple's music monopoly case may turn on a procedural issue

Does the link between iTunes and the iPod, coupled with Apple's strong position in the music download market, make it a monopolist? And is the case a likely candidate for class certification? As interesting as the antitrust issues may be, whether the case persists is likely to turn on whether the court agrees it may proceed as a class action.

January 22, 2007 by Denise Howell

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