GTC Law Group & Affiliates’ Tony Decicco, Shareholder, presented at Synopsys/Black Duck’s Flight North America 2020 User Conference on September 23, 2020. His session, titled “Why Open Source Software Compliance Matters for SaaS Offerings: Truths, Myths and Considerations”, covered legal, security, operational and strategic considerations for SaaS offerings leveraging open source software, including:
- security vulnerabilities;
- licensing ambiguities;
- perception in the open source community; and
- impacts on financing, M&A and IPO due diligence.