Litigation on LibreOffice Derivative in Russian Courts

Dr. Till Jaeger
Special legal challenges with regard to free and open source software have occurred in Russian law.

Source-available licenses - Elastiscsearch and SSPL

Florian Idelberger
Time and time again, companies have struggled with their licensing. It has often been a challenge for companies to find a business model that enables them to make money, but still provide truly open-source software. That said, the precise economics are often not verifiable as it is also possible that at some point a pivot to a more closed license is simply an enabler to achieve higher market share, whereas in other cases it is about survival.