Open Source Software & the Technical Due Diligence Process

Broadcast Date: Thursday, July 28, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Jeff Luszcz
Jeffrey S. Rothstein
Tennille Christensen


About Palamida, Inc.

Palamida provides products and services for software composition analysis. Our customers identify and track open source and other externally-written software in their development projects in order to manage and secure their software against risks resulting from intellectual property infringement and security vulnerabilities. Palamida analysts have conducted thousands of audits projects (billions of lines of code) ranging from quick one-day inspections to comprehensive due diligence projects to multi-product internal baselines.  In all cases, our analysts use Palamida Enterprise Edition software as well as extensive domain expertise to produce a highly readable and actionable report. Reports can be tailored to specific requirements and can include open source and commercial content, analysis of subcomponents, multi-media content, and cut-and-paste source code. Palamida Professional Services play a crucial role when time is tight and domain expertise is essential in auditing for open source use.


About Sidley Austin LLP

Sidley Austin LLP provides transactional, litigation and regulatory services to businesses, financial institutions and individuals worldwide from 20 offices on four continents. Sidley’s Technology and IP Transactions lawyers advise on leading-edge technology and IP transactions including licensing, development, collaborations and joint ventures, outsourcing, standards setting, IP purchases and sales, and the IP and technology aspects of mergers and acquisitions. With more than 50 Technology & IP Transactions lawyers around the world, we combine our expertise in the applicable law, business understanding, technology know-how and market best practices to deliver solutions to clients from ranging from entrepreneurs and emerging companies to private and public companies, venture capital and corporate investors in the technology, life sciences, energy/cleantech and agribusiness sectors.


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