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The Opensource.com Patents article collection examines the intersection between open source and patents, patent troll topics, and patent-related legal issues.

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Maru Rabinovitch explains why law schools should include thorough open source license and patent...
No patent trolls

David Perry of Red Hat walks us through the latest from legal entities, journalists, and pop...
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The thrust of the US House Judiciary Committee hearing was pretty clear: Congress needs to act. And...
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The Santa Clara High Tech Law Journal held their annual symposium on open source in the legal field...
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Would eliminating jury trials on patent validity remove much the inherent leverage of PAEs (patent...
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The year 2014 continued the trend of the increasing importance of legal issues for the FOSS...
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The most-read articles this year on Opensource.com demonstrated a strong interest in the changing...
No patent trolls

On Gordon Haff's blog, Connections, the senior cloud evangelist for Red Hat talked with Simon...