Publications

Article by Mayur Suresh Atreyee Majumder Lawrence Liang (First Printed for Sarai/ ALF / Hivos workshop on Intellectual Property, Social Knowledge and Conflict, and then published on the web by [...]
Article by Lawrence Liang on Rajnikant's attempt at protecting his sign. Published in Seminar, May 2003. Conceptualizing Law and Culture: Rajnikant and the Sign of our [...]
What is copyright? What is copyleft? How can we share culture in a world where everything has a license? Scientists, writers, designers, artists, musicians and others are increasingly interested in making their work [...]
Article by Lawrence Liang first published by Piet Zwart Institute. Introduction The CD Writer as a weapon of mass destruction In the past few years the debate on copyright has taken on gigantic proportions, [...]
This paper examines the link between ideas of personhood and self that underlies western liberal property regimes. It attempts to understand the manner in which thinkers like Locke create a co-terminus between the [...]
In furtherance of ALF's efforts to make law accessible to marginalized groups this is a collection of Laws presented in a simplified form, to be used for training by Activists. The manual originated from a feeling [...]