Everything a Software or SaaS Company Needs to Know About Copyrights!
Ok, maybe not everything, but as a software copyright attorney I suggest that you read these five blog posts if you run a Software, SAAS or IT company. Let me summarize why.
First, you need to know how copyright fits in with other intellectual property.
– What is Intellectual Property?
Second, you should understand the basics of copyright law.
– 4 Things to Remember About Copyright Law.
Third, you should think through the benefits of registering your copyrights.
– 4 GREAT Reasons to Register Your Software for Copyright Protection.
Fourth, is it worth trying to obtain copyright protection for your software’s GUI?
– Can You Obtain Copyright Protection for Your Software’s GUI?
Fifth, do you know the difference between copyright and contract protection?
– Contracts vs. Copyright Protection. What is the Difference?
If you make it through these five, you should have a good sense of some of basics and important issues to consider regarding copyrights.
Great job! Class dismissed.
This is for informational and educational purposes only, and is not legal advice.