Q&A: It's All About the License

Related Practice Areas


Karen Copenhaver Offers Clear and Concise Explanation of Open Source

Dr. Dobb's magazine

 | December 21, 2009

 | Karen Copenhaver

Karen Copenhaver, partner in business & technology, was featured in “Q&A: It’s All About the License” published in Dr. Dobb’s, a leading industry publication for software developers.  In the interview, Ms. Copenhaver offers a clear and concise explanation of open source, how it differs from Free Software and the legal issues surrounding its use. 



Thank you for reaching out to contact Choate. Before you send your message, we wanted to make sure you are aware of the following. Please do not send any confidential information in response to this link. Sending an e-mail to Choate does not give rise to an attorney-client relationship, and will not be deemed to disqualify Choate from undertaking any engagement for a current or future client.  Before any attorney-client engagement may be formed, Choate will need to check for possible conflicts of interest, you will need to consider whether you wish to retain Choate as counsel, and we will need to consider whether we wish to accept the potential engagement. In the meantime, Choate reserves the right to represent parties with interests adverse to you.