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LES-SVC Presents: Open Source Licensing – Risk & Benefits
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LES-SVC Chapter: January 2018 Luncheon

 Export to Your Calendar 1/10/2018
When: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Oracle Conference Center
350 Oracle Pkwy
Redwood Shores, California  94065
United States
Contact: Casey

Online registration is available until: 1/10/2018
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Open Source Licensing – Risk & Benefits

Panel Discussion and Networking  Lunch
Registration information to come.

Prior to January 4:
LES Member:
LES Student:$25.00

After January 4:
LES Member:
LES Student Member:$35.00


The panel discussion will address benefits, risks, and practicalities of open source licensing across a number of domains, including developer participation in open source projects, inbound licensing and use of open source software in commercial and noncommercial settings, and outbound licensing and distribution of software as open source.  The panel will discuss best practices for evaluating and approving participation in open source projects and use of third party open source code in software development.  It will also examine open source license compliance and enforcement issues, including remedies in contract, copyright, and patent law.

Gabriel Ramsey, Partner, Crowell & Moring
Jim Wright, Chief Architect, Open Source Policy, Strategy, Compliance & Alliances, Oracle
Imelda Oropeza, Licensing Associate, CLP, Office of Technology Licensing , Stanford University
Ruchika Agrawal, Senior Corporate Counsel, Litigation, Oracle


Matt Sarboraria, Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Oracle

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The SV Chapter uses online registration for members and non-members.  Members should login to the LES website to access their account.

A $5.00 cancellation fee is applied to all refunds.  Cancellations are non-refundable after January 3.  Substitutions will be accepted.  Contact LES for assistance: (703) 234-4058 (8:00-4:00 ET).

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