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What issues arise from using open source software?


Software developers in my company are increasingly using open source software. What are the main IP issues we need to consider when using open source software and are there any risks involved?

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For most IP lawyers, the answer to this question 10 years ago was different to the answer today.

When open source first began to gain popularity in the late 1990s, most IP lawyers believed the biggest risk would...


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