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Prevent Autodesk Business Disputes from Turning into an Audit
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

Autodesk sometimes reaches out to its customers to offer additional services, products, or upgrades on existing software. Autodesk’s business team


Licensing Oracle Software in a Third Party’s Cloud
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

Many companies would like to know whether and to what extent their existing Oracle software product licenses entitle them to use that software in a


BSA Software Audit Updates: Membership Changes and Impact on Audits
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2017

BSA The Software Alliance (the “BSA”) is an organization that acts on behalf of software publishers to enforce copyrights. The membership of the


Intellectual Property Liability Considerations for M&A Transactions
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

Mergers and acquisitions typically require extensive financial and legal disclosures, due diligence, and complex contract language to protect buyers


Oracle Licensing: Hard Partitioning and Disaster Recovery
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2017

When licensing Oracle products, many businesses fail to understand the licensing requirements for virtual Technologies and disaster recovery. These


Oracle Audit Risks
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2017

Oracle maintains what I consider to be the most aggressive audit program of any major software publisher. Its licensing rules can be extremely


Settlement Structuring for IBM Audits
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2017

Software-compliance audits initiated by IBM can be extremely burdensome and time-consuming and can force companies to face challenges that are


The Art of Negotiating a Software Audit
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2017

Almost every business today operates with the support of digital tools. One recent survey put the number of companies investing in digital


Responding to the Dreaded Software Audit
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2017

Modern financial history is chock full of embarrassing audit scandals, which caused executives and corporate brand names severe damage from


Avoid Overpaying for Software Settlements
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 19 2017

Most software audits initiated by the software publisher or a third party entity authorized to pursue copyright infringement claims on behalf of the