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Open Source Software: Legal Risks and Security Vulnerabilities

Live Webinar
August 28, 2018
1:00 pm ET (12 pm CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT)
1 hour 30 minutes
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Gain a better understanding of legal and security issues with open source software.

Many business use open source software regularly. This program will address the critical issues that companies face with respect to the use of open source software in business including intellectual property and licensing issues, as well as issues that may arise as part of a sale of the business or intellectual property assets. In this program we will explore open source licensing models and what issues commonly arise with open source licensing, paying particular attention to how to handle copyright and other provisions of open source licenses. This program will also consider key compliance issues with respect to the use of open source software in business and how companies can develop and implement a strategy for protecting the company against risks associated with the use of open source software in business. We will discuss open source issues using real world examples and provide extensive guidance with respect to how to handle and use open source software.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to define what an open source license is and how to evaluate open source licenses.
  • You will be able to describe the complexities with respect to compliance with open source software licenses.
  • You will be able to identify key issues when using open source software in business and the challenges that companies face with using open source software.
  • You will be able to recognize the risks associated with the use of open source software and be able to advise the company with respect how to take advantage of open source software.

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Live Webinar$199Register Now
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