OpenChain India Working Group Meetup on 31st May

Sreshta Ladegaam

Dear OpenChain Community,

I hope you are doing well and have received our save the date for the Open Chain India Working group meetup hosted by Mishi Choudhary and Associates (MCA) on 31st May 2022 between 5:30-6:30 PM IST. The meetup will focus on Government Regulations and Policies on Open Source in India and Open Chain Compliance.

OpenChain is a project of the Linux Foundation and a community effort to establish common best practices for effective management of Open Source Software and compliance with Open Source Licenses. The project aims to build trust in Open Source Software by making Open Source License compliance simpler and more consistent.

MCA is a boutique law firm specializing in the areas of technology law, intellectual property law, and general corporate advisory. Our work is underpinned by in-depth research and strategic planning, which lets us help our clients expeditiously resolve their most demanding business challenges. With a sophisticated understanding of changing business environments that lie at the intersection of law, public policy and technology, our firm is well-placed to protect and advance our clients’ interests in a globalized world. We distinguish ourselves not only by the breadth of our legal expertise but also by the unmatched international exposure that enables us to handle cases and transactions of any size and complexity.

The Agenda for the meet up is




5:30-5:40 PM IST

Welcome and Introductions 

5:40-5:55 PM IST

Government’s Policy on Open Source in India by Prasanth Sugathan, Principal Associate, Mishi Choudhary and Associates

5:55-6:10 PM IST

Open Chain Compliance by Shane Coughlan, General Manager, Open Chain

6:10-6:30 PM IST

Q&A and conclusion

This is a great opportunity for all OpenChain and open source professionals, technology companies, and FOSS enthusiasts to come together and discuss various aspects of FOSS Compliance. We are looking forward to having a productive discussion to address the problems which are being faced by the FOSS community in India and to get a global perspective from leaders in the community. 

Please register for the meetup at this link here: We will send you a joining link soon. 

Please feel free to get back to us if you have any questions regarding the event.

Regards, Sreshta Ladegaam,

Communications Associate, Mishi Choudhary & Associates.