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Legal Aspects of the Information Society

״Fundamental information for those who want to understand Free Software and how to contribute and benefit from it. Concepts... see more
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Author: Malcolm Bain
Date Added: Jun 30, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 18, 2012
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Free Software, Free Society

״The intersection of ethics, law, business and computer software is the subject of these essays and speeches by MacArthur... see more
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Author: Richard M. Stallman
Date Added: Jun 30, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 30, 2011
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Open Source Licensing: Software Freedom and Intellectual Property Law

״Rosen presents a plain-English guide to open source law for developers, managers, users, and lawyers. Rosen clearly explains... see more
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Author: Lawrence Rosen
Date Added: Jun 30, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 30, 2011
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The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind

״In this enlightening book James Boyle describes what he calls the range wars of the information age - today's heated battles... see more
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Author: James Boyle
Date Added: Jun 30, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 30, 2011
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Content: Selected Essays on Technology, Creativity, Copyright, and the Future of the Future

'Hailed by Bruce Sterling as “a political activist, gizmo freak, junk collector, programmer, entrepreneur, and all-around... see more
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Author: Cory Doctorow
Date Added: Jun 29, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 07, 2012
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How Open Is the Future?

״With the rise of the internet and the growing concern over intellectual property, this study provides an open, constructive... see more
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Author: Marleen Wynants
Date Added: Jun 29, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 29, 2011
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Engaging Privacy and Information Technology in a Digital Age

Although this book is available for sale, one can also access individual chapters online at the middle of the web... see more
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Author: Herbert S. Lin, Lynette I. Millett, James Waldo
Date Added: Feb 03, 2011 Date Modified: Nov 26, 2012
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Introducing Copyright

״Computers and the Internet have transformed the way we produce and distribute information and entertainment. And copyright... see more
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Author: Julien Hofman
Date Added: Feb 02, 2011 Date Modified: Feb 02, 2011
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Focus on Intellectual Property Rights

According to The Orange Grove, "Essays by government, academic, and industry experts introduce intellectual property (IP)... see more
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Author: Unknown
Date Added: Jan 06, 2011 Date Modified: Dec 21, 2012
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The Public Domain Enclosing the Commons of the Mind

This is a free, online textbook that addresses intellectual property.  According to the author, "the first goal of the book... see more
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Author: James Boyle
Date Added: Feb 24, 2010 Date Modified: Feb 24, 2013
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