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Open Source Technology and License Overview

Recorded on: Nov. 16, 2018
Running Time: 01:28:35

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Taken from the Web Program The Law and Business of Open Source Software 2018 Recorded November 2018 in New York

Open Source Technology and License Overview [01:28:35]

A. Setting the Stage: An Introduction to Open Source Software 
• What makes software “free” or open source”?
• An overview of the main licenses used for open source software and how they differ
• What are the key legal and technical issues these licenses present? 
• Implication of blockchain technology

B. Open Source Software and its Licenses
• Program and product structure
• Case study of software architecture relevant to open source
• Community – the importance of community to open source legal

The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Open Source Initiative: The Open Source Definition
    Stuart D. Levi
  • Client Counseling for Common OSS License Problems
    Terry J. Ilardi
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  • Open Source Technology and License Overview
    Terry J. Ilardi, Stuart D. Levi
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    Terry J. Ilardi ~ Copyright Counsel, IBM Corporation
    Stuart D Levi ~ Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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