March 3, 2015 · biz-legal-foss

Lit Review: FOSS Legal Primer Chapter 3, Organizational Issues

Who: A Group of People from Software Freedom Law Center

What: Legal Primer for FOSS

Where: On the Internet

When: 2008

The Gist: The chapter describes various organizational structures but barely touches on how they work, and does not mention why to use one organiztional strcture over another.

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The Bad:


Review: This is a dated start to building an organization for open source software. It gives individuals thinking about starting an organization places to start, but all the data has become irrelevant.

tl;dr: a mustard coleslaw stain on cargo khakis

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