GTC Law Group & Affiliates’ Tony Decicco, Principal, moderated a panel at the virtual FLIGHT Europe 2021 Conference on April 20, 2021. The panel, titled “A Practical Discussion on Open Source and M&A Due Diligence” addressed open source software and how it is increasingly difficult to realize the full value while managing the related compliance, security and other risks.


The panel addressed open source compliance and the significant positive and negative impact it can have on day-to-day operations and exit events (including M&A and IPOs), investment rounds and customer agreements as well as:


  • Recent trends and predictions
  • Creating value through open source software
  • Key risks and nightmares to avoid