Potential Trouble for Open Source Licenses: MDY v. Blizzard

A new decision was just published in MDY v. Blizzard (the makers of World of Warcraft): Decision (pdf), EFF Article One part of the holding isn’t surprising: Purchasers of WoW aren’t owners but rather licensees of the software. But the other part is much more interesting and I think it narrows the basis for the…More