Intellectual Property and Open Source: A Practical Guide to Protecting Code
"O'Reilly Media, Inc.", 2008. gada 15. jūl. - 386 lappuses
"Clear, correct, and deep, this is a welcome addition to discussions of law and computing for anyone -- even lawyers!"-- Lawrence Lessig, Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and founder of the Stanford Center for Internet and Society
If you work in information technology, intellectual property is central to your job -- but dealing with the complexities of the legal system can be mind-boggling. This book is for anyone who wants to understand how the legal system deals with intellectual property rights for code and other content. You'll get a clear look at intellectual property issues from a developer's point of view, including practical advice about situations you're likely to encounter.
Written by an intellectual property attorney who is also a programmer, Intellectual Property and Open Source helps you understand patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and licenses, with special focus on the issues surrounding open source development and the GPL. This book answers questions such as:
Most legal sources are too scattered, too arcane, and too hard to read. Intellectual Property and Open Source is a friendly, easy-to-follow overview of the law that programmers, system administrators, graphic designers, and many others will find essential.
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... and Consultants CONTRACTS AND LICENSES Licenses and Firewalls. CONTENTS. 49 50 51 60 65 4 71 71 83 92 93 96 5 103 103 107 110 6 119 120 120 129 131 7 133 133 v 10 11 12 13 14 Why Contracts and Licenses Matter Table of Contents.
10 11 12 13 14 Why Contracts and Licenses Matter Contract Law Principles 138 Intellectual Property Contracts 146 Applying a License to Intellectual Property 150 8 THE ECONOMIC AND LEGAL FOUNDATIONS OF OPENSOURCE SOFTWARE 153 A Brief ...
This book will unravel the United States' intellectual property system by showing how it is composed of a number of interlocking, interoperating partspatents, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and some contracts, ...
... the concepts of contracts and licensing, and we will take a detour into open source/free software licensing as an embodiment of IP principles. I will then present a series of situations showing the interaction of IP law with an idea ...
I also examine the role of contracts and licenses in IPwhat the IP law taketh away, a license giveth (at least sometimes). Contracts are discussed as the mechanism by which private agreements are given the force of law.
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Chapter 5 Trademarks
Chapter 6 Trade Secrets
Chapter 7 Contracts and Licenses
Chapter 8 The Economic and Legal Foundations of Open Source Software
Appendix B Open Source License List
Appendix C Free Software License List
Appendix D Fedora License List and GPL Compatibility
Appendix E Public Domain Declaration
Appendix F The Simplified BSD License
Appendix G The Apache License Version 20
Appendix H The Mozilla Public License Version 11
Appendix I The GNU Lesser General Public License Version 21
Chapter 9 So I Have an Idea
Chapter 10 Choosing a License
Chapter 11 Accepting Patches and Contributions
Chapter 12 Working with the GPL
Chapter 13 Reverse Engineering
Chapter 14 Incorporating As a NonProfit
Appendix A Sample Proprietary Information Agreement PIA
Appendix J The GNU Lesser General Public License Version 3
Appendix K The GNU General Public License Version 2 June 1991
Appendix L The GNU General Public License Version 3 June 2007
Appendix M The Open Software License Version 30