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..."