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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


Litigation risks of ignoring software audits
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2015

Software audits are a means for software publishers to enforce and regulate use of their copyrighted software, and publishers regularly outsource


Top three revisions to request in software license audit clauses
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2015

Large companies that invest heavily in software licensing are familiar with the extremely one-sided nature of most software license audit clauses. It


Which is better: Microsoft SPLA or Microsoft Self-Hosted Applications?
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • April 7 2015

Many businesses that identify a need to acquire "commercial hosting rights" in connection with hosted solutions incorporating Microsoft software have


Microsoft Enterprise Agreements may be a poor choice for many companies
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2015

Microsoft Enterprise Agreements may represent attractive licensing options for larger companies with dynamic IT environments for which steady growth


Mesmerizing multiples
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • February 18 2015

When software publishers determine that a business has installed its software without a license, they typically demand that the business stop using


Campaign for clear licensing turns its sights to IBM and SAP
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2015

Having shone its spotlight on Oracle's notoriously complex licensing policies and often adversarial audit practices, the Campaign for Clear Licensing


Large enterprises need to think outside the box when licensing software
  • Scott & Scott, LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

Software publishers utilize myriad different license metrics to determine what kind and quantity of particular licenses their customers are required