Documents relating to the Supreme Court case.
Supreme Court Grants Certiorari, February 19, 2002
The Supreme Court has announced it will hear our challenge to the Copyright Term Extension Act.
By Lawrence Lessig, Kathleen M. Sullivan, Alan B. Morrison, Edward Lee, Charles Nesson, Jonathan L. Zittrain, William W. Fisher, Charles Fried, Geoffrey Stewart, Donald Ayer, Robert Ducatman, and Daniel Bromberg
George A. Akerlof, Kenneth J. Arrow, Timothy F. Bresnahan, James M. Buchanan, Ronald H. Coase, Linda R. Cohen, Milton Friedman, Jerry R. Green, Robert W. Hahn, Thomas W. Hazlett, C. Scott Hemphill, Robert E. Litan, Roger G. Noll, Richard Schmalensee, Steven Shavell, Hal R. Varian, and Richard J. Zeckhauser
Jessica Litman, Dennis S. Karjala, Keith Aoki, Stephen R. Barnett, Margreth Barrett, Ann Bartow, Tom W. Bell, Paul Schiff Berman, Dan L. Burk, Margaret Chon, Richard Chused, Julie E. Cohen , Kenneth D. Crews, Robert Denicola, F. Jay Dougherty, Rochelle C. Dreyfuss, Christine Haight Farley, Eric M. Freedman, Laura N. Gasaway, Shubha Ghosh, Llewellyn Joseph Gibbons, Paul J. Heald, Steven D. Jamar, John Kidwell, Robert A. Kreiss, Lew Kurlantzick, Marshall A Leaffer, Joseph P. Liu, Lydia Pallas Loren, Michael J. Madison, Peter W. Martin, Willajeanne McLean, Charles R. McManis, Robert P. Merges, Michael J. Meurer, Neil Weinstock Netanel, Francis M. Nevins, Dawn C. Nunziato, Robert L. Oakley, Ruth Gana Okediji, Maureen A. O'Rourke, David G. Post, Margaret Jane Radin, R. Anthony Reese, John Rothchild, Pamela Samuelson, David J. Seipp, David E. Shipley, David E. Sorkin, J. Russell VerSteeg, Eugene Volokh, Sarah K. Wiant, Diane L. Zimmerman
American Association of Law Libraries, American Historical Association, American Library Association, Art Libraries Society of North America, Association for Recorded Sound Collections, Association of Research Libraries, Council on Library and Information Resources, International Association of Jazz Record Collectors, Medical Library Association, Midwest Archives Conference, Music Library Association, National Council on Public History, Society for American Music, Society of American Archivists, and Special Libraries Association
National Writers Union, Charles Baxter, Wendell Berry, Guy Davenport, William Gass, Patricia Hampl, Eva Hoffman, Ursula K. Leguin, Barry Lopez, Peter Matthiessen, Jack Miles, David Foster Wallace, Lawrence Golan, Ronald Hall, Richard Kapp, John Mcdonough, The United States Public Policy Committee for the Association of Computing Machinery, Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility, The Apache Software Foundation, The Domain Name Rights Coalition, The Center for The Public Domain, Public Knowledge, The Digital Future Coalition, The Public Domain Research Corporation, The Center for Book Culture, Litnet, The Computer and Communications Industry Association, and The Consumer Electronics Association
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Association of Independent Music Publishers, Broadcast Music, Inc., Church Music Publishers Association, Music Publishers' Association of the United States, and National Music Publishers' Association, Inc.
Association of American Publishers, Amberson Holdings LLC, Richard Avedon, The George Balanchine Trust, Peter Bartok, Boosey Hawkes, Inc., The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., European-American Music Corp., The George Gershwin Family Trust, The Leonore S. Gershwin Trust for the Benefit of the IRA and Leonore S. Gershwin Philanthropic Fund, The Leonore S. Gershwin Trust for the Benefit of the Library of Congress, The Keith Harin Foundation, The Frederick Loewe Foundation, Inc., David Mamet, Glen Roven, and the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music
The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc.; CCH Incorporated; Houghton-Mifflin Company, Inc.; The McGraw-Hill Companies; Reed Elsevier, Inc.; The Software & Information Industry Association
Jack Beeson, Chen Yi, John Corigliano, John Duffy, Harold Farberman, Philip Glass, Adolphus Hailstork, Jennifer Higdon, Libby Larsen, Tania Leon, Stephen Paulus, George Rochberg, Ned Rorem, Augusta Read Thomas, Melinda Wagner and Richard Wernick
Directors Guild of America, American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Screen Actors Guild, Inc., Writers Guild of America, East, and Writers Guild of America, West, Inc.
Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P., Allene White, Madeleine Bemelmans, and Barbara Bemelmans A.K.A. Barbara Bemelmans Marciano
Representatives F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr., John Conyers, Jr., Howerd Coble, and Howard L. Berman
Oral Argument before the United States Supreme Court is scheduled for October 9, 2002.