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Jeffrey Kaufman

Jeffrey Kaufman
Jeffrey R. Kaufman is senior commercial counsel (Open Source Legal Team) for Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source software solutions. Jeffrey also serves as Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina. Previous to Red Hat, Jeffrey served as Patent and Open Source Counsel for Qualcomm Incorporated and Director of Product Management of Software and Connectivity for Zebra Technologies Corporation.

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Red Hat states that computer interfaces are not copyrightable

Red Hat fights for software freedom by filing a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court

The United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal of a lower court decision: Oracle v. Google. Red Hat, one of the leaders of the open source community, has emphasized to the USSC that software interfaces should not become subject to copyright protection and are not copyrightable by design. Read the complete amicus brief filed by Red Hat and IBM.