Micaela is a lawyer and a researcher, focused on computer creativity, copyright, ethical AI, and regulatory frameworks in video games. She’s also the co-founder and board member of Women In Games Argentina, and a Berkman Klein Center affiliate.
What can be done?
We need to monitor IP law reform processes globally to strive for a healthy balance between copyright regulation and access to culture. Incentives for automated content moderation as well as artificial intelligence’s inability to understand context translate into important limitations in the exercise of legal restrictions and exceptions of copyright.
Livestream platform Twitch was forced to delete massive amounts of creator content following thousands of notifications related to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act targeting creators’ archives.