[linux-elitists] [mds@hsmds2.prnewswire.com: SCO Suspends Distribution of Linux Pending Intellectual Property...]

Rick Moen rick@linuxmafia.com
Thu May 15 23:41:33 PDT 2003


Quoting Martin Pool (mbp@sourcefrog.net):

> I (idly) wonder if there are grounds for a libel or defamation suit in
> Australia, given that they are damaging the reputation of Linux
> developers without substantiation.

You know, defamation laws are much more draconian in some jurisdictions
than others.  The UK version of libel law is noted for being such.
Perhaps Alan Cox?

-- 
Cheers,             "Don't use Outlook.  Outlook is really just a security
Rick Moen            hole with a small e-mail client attached to it."
rick@linuxmafia.com                        -- Brian Trosko in r.a.sf.w.r-j



More information about the linux-elitists mailing list