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

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
Writing Hand

Few legal topics in open source are as controversial as contributor license agreements.
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The difference has consequences for how we structure the development process.
Top reads and favorite books metal

Legal issues from the past year will influence free and open source software in 2019 and beyond.