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Review: Intellectual Property and Open Source

Sep 30, 2008, 14:31 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jonathan Corbet)

"The copyright chapter is a reasonably thorough treatment of the subject which notes how the scope of copyright has expanded over the years. The current situation is compared to an "allow by default" security policy where anything which can be said to have an expressive aspect gets copyright protection by default. Derivative works are discussed at length..."

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