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Bangkok Post/TechNewsWorld: Where Have All the Lawsuits Gone?

Jul 17, 2005, 14:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ric Shreves)

"Use open source, get sued. Or so we're told. It's pretty scary stuff. So, where are all the lawsuits?

"One of the most persistent FUD factors cited by the alarmists seeking to scare people away from open-source software is the specter of litigation. According to the dispensers of traditional wisdom, open source is rife with legal threats. If you were to believe even half of what you read on the subject, adopting open source is a legal risk equivalent to letting a fox in the hen house..."

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