December 2018 Seminar by external lecturer (Basic Knowledge and Risk of Open Source Software License)

December 2018 Seminar by external lecturer (Basic Knowledge and Risk of Open Source Software License)

We invited Mr. Satoshi NIKI, Attorney at Law, of NISHIMURA & ASAHI LAW FIRM as a lecturer and held an internal seminar regarding the “Basic Knowledge and Risk of Open Source License Software”. Mr. NIKI talked about a concept of “Copyleft” which is basis of the OSS (Open Source Software) License, recent trend of OSS and the risk that OSS infringes third party’s patent right with explaining specific examples.