Legal issues relating to free and Open Source Software
Fitzgerald, Brian and Bassett, Graham. (2004). Legal issues relating to free and Open Source Software. In In B. Fitzgerald and G. Bassett (Ed.). Legal issues relating to free and open source software pp. 11 - 36 Queensland University of Technology - Law School.
|Authors||Fitzgerald, Brian and Bassett, Graham|
|Editors||B. Fitzgerald and G. Bassett|
On 3 July 2002, QUT hosted the Legal Issues Relating to Free and Open Source Software Conference, which was opened by The Honourable Paul Lucas MP, Minister for Innovation and Information Economy for the State of Queensland Australia. The conference examined legal and business issues facing the development and implementation of free and open source software. The presenters were lawyers, academics and software developers expert in the area drawn from Australia and the USA. This publication embodies much of what was presented at the conference, which was and still is contemporary and challenging. The issues considered not only reflect on the past and present but also the future landscape.
|Keywords||open source; free software; technology law; gpl; bsd; open source licensing; law|
|Page range||11 - 36|
|Book title||Legal issues relating to free and open source software|
|Publisher||Queensland University of Technology - Law School|
|Place of publication||Australia|
|Series||Essays in technology policy and law; volume 1|
|Web address (URL)||https://eprints.qut.edu.au/5758/|
|Research Group||Thomas More Law School|
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