Chris Stevenson – Senior Attorney, DLA Piper
Chris Stevenson concentrates his practice in the areas of e-commerce, information technology and intellectual property protection, licensing and commercialization.
Chris has been an open source software legal practitioner for over 12 years. Before that, Chris was head of technology services at Tufts University’s School of Arts and Sciences and a senior systems administrator at DaimlerChrysler Research and Technology, North America, where he gained practical experience in the use of open source software. He regularly speaks on issues of open source software license compliance and assists clients in analyzing their use of open source software, complying with open source licenses and establishing processes and procedures for the use of open source software.