Professor Graeme Dinwoodie has been appointed as an advisor to the American Law Institute's new project to produce a Restatement of the Law of Copyright; he is the only member of the group of Advisors to the project who is based outside the United States. The Restatement (the first in Copyright Law) will encompass general copyright law, including the subject matter of copyright; the scope of exclusive rights granted by copyright; copyright formalities; rules governing ownership and transfer of copyright; copyright infringement; defenses to copyright infringement; and remedies.