GitHub faces potential class action for violating coders' rights

John Leonard
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GitHub faces potential class action for violating coders' rights
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GitHub faces potential class action for violating coders' rights

Coder and lawyer Matthew Butterick accuses GitHub of violating licencing terms and creating a 'new walled garden' with its AI-powered Copilot plugin

Microsoft-owned GitHub is facing potential legal action from coder and lawyer Matthew Butterick who claims that GitHub Copi­lot, an autosuggestion plugin for development environments like Visual St...

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