SCO CEO Claims UNIX Ownership Despite Court Order

Law360, New York (August 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- SCO Group has steadfastly held on to the belief that it owns the copyrights to the UNIX operating system despite a Utah federal court ruling last week which assigned ownership rights to Novell Inc.

SCO President and CEO Darl McBride issued a letter to SCO customers and partners on Tuesday voicing the company's disagreement with the ruling, which helped protect the open source community from infringement suits pertaining to operating system Linux.

“We continue to believe that when SCO paid more than $100 million dollars for...
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