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Centric CRM Opts for Open Software License

Jun 29, 2007, 16:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"It's funny how things work out sometimes... When IT Business Edge spoke to intellectual property attorney Lawrence Rosen last week, we just wanted his take on GPL v3. (We should see the final product tomorrow, by the way.) Ultimately, he concluded that the open source license was a good one, but that there were a few things the Free Software Foundation could have done better. He told us about a license he wrote--the Open Software License:

"The provisions that the OSL has are basically the same as the provisions that the GPL has, only much clearer, much shorter, and solve things like the ASP [loophole] and patent provisions in more reasonable ways..."

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