Michael Carroll presents Nakata lecture April 22

Michael Carroll, professor of law and director of the program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property at American University’s Washington College of Law, will present the UIC Library’s Nakata Lecture at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 22, 2010, in the Daley Library Reserve Reading Room.

Prof. Carroll’s research focuses on the search for balance in intellectual property in the face of challenges posed by new technologies. He is a leading advocate for open access to research in scholarly and scientific journals and is a founding member of Creative Commons.

The lecture will be available in erooms. A reception follows Prof. Carroll’s presentation