As part of the Suffolk Law School Podcast Series , Samuel Miller , of Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz ,
PC, recently discussed his article, Are You Sure You Own the Copyrights in Your Code?
Works for Hire: Employees vs. Contractors
In discussing code ownership and works made for hire...
This post is about protecting the secrecy of your code while registering
it with the US Copyright Office. Copyright.gov website provides useful
information about copyright in general and the process of filing a
copyright application in particular. Circular 61 , available on the
SAN FRANCISCO - (Mealey's) After five
full days of deliberation, federal jurors in California issued a partial
verdict yesterday in the closely watched copyright dispute over defendant Google
Inc.'s Android software platform ( Oracle America Inc. v. Google Inc. ,
No. 10-3561, N.D. Calif.;...
By Fitch Even attorney Alisa C. Simmons
On May 31, 2012, the district court for the Northern District of California issued a decision in Oracle America, Inc. v. Google Inc. , a significant case in copyright law. The court held that copyright cannot protect the names used in the Java programming language...