LinuxInsider: Ancient Lessons and Open-Source Insurance
Aug 17, 2004, 23:30 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Phil Albert)
"Some things never change. We have a lot more software patents
today than we did 5,000 years ago, but the insurance market for the
use of software is based on the same categories the Phoenicians
used: insured, self-insured and uninsured.
"One company offering insurance specifically against patent and
copyright infringement claims stemming from the use of open-source
software is Open Source Risk Management (OSRM).