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Be Wary of Certain ISV and Embedded Software Agreements
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2016

It is common for software solution providers to use third-party products to support the functionalities those providers have developed for their


Even in The Cloud - Keep an Eye on Software Licensing
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2016

There are many good reasons that businesses often cite in seeking to transition their IT operations to a vendor-delivered Cloud environment. It's


Treat Audit Demands Like A Litigation Hold Letter
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

Software publishers are regularly auditing customers to ensure compliance with license agreements, and may initiate audits directly, or through


Arguments Against ILMT - What Does and Doesn’t Work?
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2015

Each of the major software publishers has one or two tricks up its sleeve - tricks that often are missed by licensees - affecting how its server


Black Friday for software copyright infringement settlements
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

As the year comes to a close, many software publishers and trade associations with calendar year accounting are resolving as many outstanding software


Benefits of negotiating a source code escrow agreement in a software vendor contract
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2015

Many businesses have software licenses that are tailored to the business' needs, and are for business operations on a day-to-day basis. But what


Hosting Oracle software carries risks
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2015

The software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution-delivery model is becoming more and more widespread. Developers of all kinds of software solutions -


License restrictions
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2015

A broad license grant is often limited by license restrictions. These restrictions may include clarifications on the license grants as well as


The true cost of defending against copyright infringement litigation
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2015

Software publishers and entities like the BSA The Software Alliance and the SIIA regularly audit companies to investigate copyright infringement


Bad advice that can get you sued for software copyright infringement
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2015

In recent years, many software publishers began using software audits as a means to increase revenue by penalizing customers for perceived compliance