What should I do if I have already created commercial software based on open-source code?

What should I do if I have already created commercial software based on open-source code?

 
The best thing you can do is consult a lawyer; your use of the code may be within the scope of the license, so it may not be a problem. Even if there is, in fact, an issue, it may be solved through small changes in the way your business operates, by negotiating an alternative license with the organization that created the code, or through disclaimers.
 
If you have any questions about how your software development business can get into compliance with open-source software licenses, feel free to contact New Media Rights via our contact form to find out whether you qualify for free or reduced fee legal services. We also offer competitive full fee legal services on a selective basis. For more information on the services we provide click here.
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