Freedom and Choice in Open Source Licensing: Comparing the EUPL v1.1 and the GPL v3

The European Union Public License (EUPL) version 1.1 was released and approved by the Open Source Initiative (OSI) on January 9, 2009... Could this possibly be a message to the Free Software Foundation (FSF) and the open source community that there really is a vital, innovative world outside the borders of the United States?
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EC Software Law Could Divide Open Source

The world of open-source development could be divided if the European Commission succeeds in passing a law extending consumer protection rules to software, according to experts.
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EndNote maker's lawsuit over open-source Zotero dismissed

An open source software project got some good news this week, as a judge dismissed a suit brought by the maker of a commercial alternative.
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FOSS and the Labyrinthine Land of Licensing

Last December, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued a decision that could push FOSS...
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Red Hat Sues Switzerland Over Microsoft Monopoly

£8 million a year to Microsoft, with no public bidding. And that's just the tip of the iceberg, say open source activists
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