How not to get sued by open source coders

A recent ruling by the U.S. Federal Appeals Court, stipulating that open source licenses are subject to copyright laws, will mean that businesses will have to exercise added due diligence when integrating open

Published on: October 1st, 2008 Kathleen Lau

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Canada under attack for 'soft' copyright lawsCanada should be blacklisted as an evildoer of intellectual property rights because the Canadian government has failed to modernize its copyright laws and refuses to crack down

Published on: February 28th, 2007 InterGovWorld.com readers

Blacklist Canada for lax piracy laws, U.S. lobby group urges

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEA coalition of U.S. software, movie and music producers has accused Canada of very lax intellectual property (IP) laws and enforcement and urged that it be placed on a U.S.

Published on: February 21st, 2007 Kathleen Lau

The Big Picture

Nabbing it with NapsterIf you're under 21 and computer-savvy, you can probably skip this column and spend the time downloading a few gigabytes of your favourite music. For the rest of us, the

Published on: March 23rd, 2000 Tom Keenan