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The Experts' Legal Guide on Free Software

Feb 14, 2008, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

"On Valentine's Day, the SFLC (Software Freedom Law Center) published a legal guide, 'A Legal Issues Primer for Open Source and Free Software Projects,' for open-source developers and organizers.

"The Legal Issues Primer 1.5 covers four main areas. The first looks at copyright questions and how the most important open-source licenses handle copyright. Next, the authors take on what issues to consider in deciding how to legally organize an open-source developers group..."

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