For people in the software industry, failure to understand the tangle of complex rules governing software development and protection can cost thousands of dollars. This book is their salvation -- it covers everything they need to know about: As copyrights and trademarks As trade secrets and patent protection As employment agreements As working with independent contractors and employees As development, publishing and consulting agreements As multimedia development.Includes the step-by-step instructions and forms needed to register a software copyright with the U.S. Copyright Office. All contracts, agreements and legal forms are provided on a dual platform CD-ROM.Clean room procedures, software developers, 114a115 Clearance firms, for copyright permissions, 281 Click-wrap licenses, 154, ... 197 hiring competitora#39;s employees, 158a159 informing new employers of nondisclosure agreements, 177 Internet patents and, 216 See ... Computer chips, Semiconductor Chip Protection Act, 30 Computer code confidentiality notices, 171 copying, 95 copyright protections, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Legal Guide to Web & Software Development|
|Publisher||:||Nolo - 2007|