The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data

The Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) presents a webinar on April 25th entitled, “The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data.”

Description: Intellectual property and associated policy issues surrounding data sharing, use and reuse can be tricky to understand and apply in academic research settings. In this Webinar, MacKenzie Smith will discuss the legal and policy landscape for research data, including clarifying laws governing data and explaining challenges and opportunities to improving data governance from a non-lawyer’s perspective.

About the presenter: The Webinar will be presented by MacKenzie Smith, University Librarian at UC Davis and research fellow for the Creative Commons organization, where she has worked extensively on data governance and intellectual property policy for data, and particularly scientific research data.

This webinar is free and open to the public.
Title: The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data
Date: Thursday, April 25, 2013
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT

Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

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