With the advent of the Internet and digital technology, the twenty-first century has ushered in a quantum increase in the ways to create, disseminate, and commercially exploit creativity. Digital technology allows anyone to create perfect digital copies of protected works in the comfort of their homes and to distribute them to tens, hundreds, thousands, and even millions of people with the click of a hyperlink via a handheld device. Indeed, copyright touches more ordinary people in substantial ways in this age of information than at any other time in American copyright history. READ MORE, download the article.
Tonya M. Evans,
Reverse Engineering IP,
17 Marq. Intellectual Property L. Rev. 61
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/iplr/vol17/iss1/1