The Law of the Virtual Land

GavelLaw.com has an article up dated February 1, 2007:  IP’s Brave New World

This is a pretty good article on the issues surrounding intellectual property rights, and how Linden Lab has been experimenting with this concept since coining the phrase “You create it, you own it — and it’s yours to do with as you please.” 

The article covers the CopyBot incident, challenges to IP rights in SL, and the lawyers who are setting up shop in SL.  It’s definitely a good read, and gives a different perspective on ownership of virtual real estate and objects.

So how many virtual lawyers does it take to . . . . . . . . . . .  

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