A long standing Free and open source software advocate, Carlo is a lawyer in private practice in Milano, Italy. His practice covers almost exclusively IT law with an emphasis on software licensing, antitrust, procurement, service agreements, contracts and privacy. Former General Counsel to the Free Software Foundation Europe and member of its the legal team, he has been involved in a decade-long litigation in Europe on protocols and antitrust laws in one of the largest cases ever. Editor of the Journal of Law, Technology, & Society (formerly, International Free and Open Source Software Law Review), he is member of the IP & OS advisory group of the United Nations Technology Innovation Laboratories and a partner of OpenChain in Europe.
Talk at SFSCon
Edition 2021Aliens4friends: make yourself an alien friendCompliance in a complex Yocto/Bitbake-based operating system
Edition 2020Howdyadoc: a Free, open source git+markdown toolchain for legal documents that just worksHow we learned to stop worrying and develop contracts as code
Edition 2019Free Software legal 101
Edition 2009When Cloud Computing Gets Cloudy