I just stumbled on news of a hearing that started today (April 1st) in Washington:
Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet
Tuesday, April 1, 2008, 9:30 a.m.
2123 Rayburn House Office Building
All of the listed witnesses from day one at the page are Second Life centric (click on each name for their prepared statements):
Mr. Philip Rosedale
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
945 Battery Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
Ms. Susan Tenby
435 Brannan Street, Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94107
Larry Johnson, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
The New Media Consortium
Building One, Suite 100
6101 West Courtyard Drive
Austin, TX 78730
Colin J. Parris, Ph.D.
Somers, NY 10589
I’ve not had an opportunity yet to listen to these proceedings, so I will have to post my impressions in a few days. It should make for some interesting listening.