GPL Enforcement and the Trans-Pacific Partnership – Conservancy Blog – Software Freedom Conservancy

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Many people have criticized the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) treaty since the text was released. In particular, some of the terms in the agreement are bad for software freedom and other social justice causes. Despite the TPP’s stated intention to bring “social benefits” in addition to economic growth, the terms of TPP work against social benefits and awards too much power and control to large multinational corporations, including proprietary software companies.

Source: GPL Enforcement and the Trans-Pacific Partnership – Conservancy Blog – Software Freedom Conservancy