Software Licensing and Legal Risks Breakfast Meeting
Thursday 24th of May 2012, 09:00
Hilton Prague Old Town, V Celnici 7, Praha 1, meeting room Strauss
Fee: Free for members / CZK 800 non-members
Good software is a crucial component for a smooth operation of any company.
During this breakfast briefing we will provide you answers to questions you would never think of asking. Vojtěch Chloupek of Bird & Bird together with Tomas Markus of ING Bank will provide you with practical and useful insight concerning "all you need to know when buying and implementing software, licensing issues " such as
Copyright law to software
Who really is an owner of the rights to software?
Many SW developers as well as companies do not realise that continental legal system might be very different from the Anglo-American one in practice. If a company places an order for a tailored software there is a legal difference if it is developed by its employee, a freelancer or an external party.
Purchase, development and implementation: Are you using it right?
Practical questions concerning licensing agreements on SW, its implementation and subsequent maintenance.
Open source – advantages and potential risks
Advantages and risks related to this type of licensing.
Open source software as a type of licensing is being used more and more often. While there are many advantages from the practical point of view, there are a lot of risks which we would like to bring to your attention in the final part of the briefing.
Small refreshment will be provided during the event.
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