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The Law collection is an archive of articles covering open source and legal topics.

Target practice

Why do source-code scanners sometimes report incorrect license information?
Wide open sky and trees

The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) is built around a unique set of processes and values to ensure openness.
Two government buildings

The Supreme Court's decision adds clarity around the fair use of APIs that will help software developers.
Copyright grafitti

Keep them simple and invest elsewhere.
A gavel.

Recent developments may strengthen the case for exploring improvements to the OSD.
whiteboard collaboration with the team

Open source law has unusual requirements for success. Learn ways lawyers can help their organizations find a path to open.
Active listening in a meeting is a skill

Open source law is unique because of its unusual requirements for success. Learn ways lawyers can get their organizations to "yes".
Two government buildings

A look at how a closely-watched legal case about copyright and APIs might affect open source licensing