Legal Checks

Approved License

Whether the repository uses an approved license or not.

This check passes if:

  • The license identified matches any of the following:


License Scanning

License scanning software scans and automatically identifies, manages, and addresses open source licensing issues.

This check passes if:

  • A FOSSA or Snyk link is found in the repository’s README file. Regexps used:

  • A link pointing to the license scanning results is provided in the .clomonitor.yml metadata file.


Trademark disclaimer

ID: trademark_disclaimer

Project sites should have the Linux Foundation trademark disclaimer.

This check passes if:

  • The Linux Foundation trademark disclaimer is found in the content of the website configured in Github. Regexps used:

Copyright © PROJECTNAME a Series of LF Projects, LLC
For web site terms of use, trademark policy, and other project policies please see

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