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Authoral rights in the editorial world seminar

I must confess I don’t remember who I got this invitation from. Anyway, if you are in the right geographic area, you might be interested. I will try to participate:

This is a year-long seminar that will be held the second Thursday every month at Fonoteca Nacional (a place I have wanted to visit for a long time!), in Barrio de Santa Catarina, Coyoacán. Among the organizers they have Creative Commons Mexico.

Free entrance (but limited space - so they ask interested people to confirm their presence by mail to

[update] I went with Pooka to the first session. We arrived almost 1hr late (due to me mistaking the schedule :-/ ) but it was interesting. Of course, quite biased towards the Google viewpoints, but interesting. We got the program for the next sessions — So, mostly for myself to keep handy, here it goes:

2010-03-11Google and copyrightManuel Tamez, Hugo Contreras, María Fernanda Mendoza
2010-04-08Generalities about rights on intelectual propertyJesús Parets, Guillermo Solórzano, Jorge Mier y Concha
2010-05-13Copyright's nature and competent authoritesCarmen Arteaga, Luis Schmidt, César Callejas
2010-06-10Moral and patrimonial rightsGuillermo Pous, Eduardo de la Parra, Ramón Obón
2010-07-08Reproduction rights for audible materialÁlvaro Hegewisch, Óscar Javier Solorio, Marco Antonio Morales, José Ramón Cárdeno
2010-08-12Licenses and patrimonial right transmission. Works for hire, works done under laboral relationship, or carried out in official serviceDolores Franco, Jesús Mejía, Raúl Pastor
2010-09-09Limits to explotation rights and literary plagiarismCarmen Arteaga, Juan Ramón Obón, Jorge Mier y Concha, César Callejas
2010-10-14Copyright in a digital settingJesús Parets, Gastón Esquivel
2010-11-11Law-regulated intelectual property rightsRosalba Elizalde, Salvador Ortega, Gastón Esquivel, Manrique Moheno
2010-12-09International protection and collective gestive societiesHoracio Rangel, Luis Schmidt, Jesús Mejía