Michael W. Carroll

American University Washington College of Law

Professor of Law and Director, Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property

4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20016

United States

http://www.wcl.american.edu/faculty/mcarroll/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Whose Music is it Anyway? How we Came to View Musical Expression as a Form of Property

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 72, 2004
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 08 Dec 2003
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 961 (16,426)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Copyright, Legal History, Music, Property

2.

Creative Commons as Conversational Copyright

Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2007-8, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND INFORMATION WEALTH: ISSUES AND PRACTICES IN THE DIGITAL AGE, Peter K. Yu, ed., Vol. 1, pp. 445-61, Praeger, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Apr 2007
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 763 (21,655)

Abstract:

Copyright, Commons, Creative Commons, Property, Relevance

3.

Fixing Fair Use

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 85, 2007, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2006-21
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2007
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 678 (25,820)
Citation 5

Abstract:

copyright, fair use, rules and standards, advisory opinions, free speech

4.

Creative Commons and the New Intermediaries

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 45, 2006, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2005-13
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2007
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 494 (39,632)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Creative Commons, copyright, Semantic Web, XML, machine-readable

5.

The Struggle for Music Copyright

Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2005-7
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Mar 2005
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 475 (44,556)
Citation 2

Abstract:

music copyright, copyright law, property rights

6.

Disruptive Technology and Common Law Lawmaking: A Brief Analysis of A&M Records, Inc. V. Napster, Inc.

Villanova Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 9, No. 5, 2002
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 269 (91,183)

Abstract:

Cyberlaw, Intellectual Property, Copyright, Napster

7.

The Movement for Open Access Law - Symposium

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, 2006, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2006-11
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2007
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 259 (95,621)
Citation 2

Abstract:

open access, copyright, legal scholarship

8.

One for All: The Problem of Uniformity Cost in Intellectual Property Law

American University Law Review, Vol. 55, 2006, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2005-17
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2007
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 245 (97,871)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Patent, copyright, intellectual property, law and economics, property

9.

One Size Does Not Fit All: A Framework for Tailoring Intellectual Property Rights

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 70, No. 6, 2009 , American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2010-07
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 06 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 14 May 2014
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 169 (126,225)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Patent, Copyright, Intellectual Property, Tailoring, Uniformity Cost, Appropriability, Information Theory

10.

Patent Injunctions and the Problem of Uniformity Cost

Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review, Vol. 13, p. 421, 2007, Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2007-14
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Jun 2007
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 136 (176,399)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Patent, Intellectual Property, Injunction, uniformity cost, one-size-fits-all

11.

Copyright’s Creative Hierarchy in the Performing Arts

14 Vand. J. Ent. & Tech. L. 797 (2012), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2012-25
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 80 (208,606)

Abstract:

Copyright law, performing arts

12.

Pinterest and Copyright's Safe Harbors for Internet Providers

68 University of Miami Law Review, 422 (2014), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-2
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Feb 2014
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 36 (244,297)

Abstract:

copyright, Digital Millenium Copyright Act, safe harbor, internet providers

13.

A Realist Approach to Copyright Law's Formalities

28 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 1511 (2013), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2014-34
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Jun 2014
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 28 (355,960)

Abstract:

Copyright Law, formalities

14.

Evaluating the Benefits of Fair Use: A Response to the PWC Report on the Costs and Benefits of 'Fair Use'

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 May 2016
American University - Washington College of Law, American University Washington College of Law, American University - Washington College of Law, American University - Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property, The University of Sydney Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

fair use, copyright limitations and exceptions, economics

15.

Why Full Open Access Matters

PLOS Biology 9(11) (2011)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
Downloads 0 (501,232)

Abstract:

open access publication

16.

Sharing Research Data and Intellectual Property Law: A Primer

PLOS Biology 13(8) (2015), American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2016-18
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
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Abstract:

intellectual property rights, research data

17.

Intellectual Property and Related Rights in Climate Data

Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Climate Change (2016). , American University, WCL Research Paper No. 2016-17
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
Michael W. Carroll
American University Washington College of Law
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Abstract:

intellectual property, research data