Blue Oak Council

Blue Oak Council opens the software commons up to those who can’t find or afford specialized legal help by bringing experienced lawyer-technologists together to publish free, practical materials about software licenses.

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Easy-to-read, practical solutions to software licensing problems:

Is your small or nonprofit organization facing a common software licensing problem? E-mail the council new ideas for general solutions to publish here.


Building Blocks

Blue Oak Council’s solutions rely on a few shared building blocks:


From time to time, Blue Oak Council publishes statements from attorney contributors.

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