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Groklaw: A GPL Win in Michigan--DrewTech v. SAE

Mar 21, 2005, 16:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Pamela Jones)

"You know how in almost every FUD article about the GPL, they always say that the GPL has never been tested in a US court?

"That isn't actually true. There have been cases where it played a role and the judges took it seriously even if they didn't directly rule on it. Now there is a case in Michigan, which just settled, where the GPL not only stood its ground, it came off victorious, and this time it was very much a part of the case. I had a chance to interview the attorney that represented the GPL side, Eric Grimm..."

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