august, 2016

3aug6:00 pm- 7:00 pmOpen Source and Intellectual Property6:00 pm - 7:00 pm BHIVE Workspace HSR S4Event Organized By: Yulia A

Event Details

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Event Overview:

45 Minutes Talk followed by Q &A session and Networking.

– Intellectual property protection

– Open Source Licensing

– Software Patenting

-Intermediary Liability

About the speaker:

Mishi Choudhary is working with SFLC following the completion of her fellowship during whichshe earned her LLM from Columbia Law School and was a Stone Scholar. Prior to joining forces with SFLC in 2006, she practiced as a High Court and Supreme Court litigator in New Delhi. At SFLC, Mishi is the primary legal representative of many of the world’s most significant free software developers and non-profit distributors, including Debian, the Apache Software Foundation,and OpenSSL. In 2010, she founded SFLC.in, since which time she has divided her time betweenNew York and New Delhi.

Under her direction, SFLC.in has become the premier non-profit organization representing the rights of Internet users and free software developers in India.As of2015, Mishi is the only lawyer in the world simultaneously to appear on briefs in the US and Indian Supreme Courts in the same Term.

She consults with and advises established businesses andstartups using free software in their products and service offerings in the US, Europe, India, China and Korea. In 2015 she was named one of the Asia Society’s 21 young leaders building Asia’s future.In addition to an LLM, she has an LLB degree and a bachelors degree in political science from the University of Delhi.

Mishi is a member of the Bar Council of Delhi, licensed to appear before the Supreme Court of India, all the State High Courts in India, in the State of New York, and before the Southern District of New York.

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location

BHIVE Workspace HSR S4

BHIVE Workspace HSR S-4, No.22, 15th cross, Sector 4, HSR Layout, Near HSR BDA Complex, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560102, India

Organizer

Yulia A