As file sharing nears high court, techies worry
by JOHN MARKOFF
The New York Times, publication date: 17 March 2005
"Innovative online services of those types could be harder to create in the future, if the court rules that technology creators are liable for any misuse of their systems, according to technology proponents here.
'It could be a disaster,' said the conference's sponsor, Tim O'Reilly, owner of the world's largest independent computer book publishing company, O'Reilly & Associates."