B2 Intellectual Property Report

For Non-Lawyers

Not everyone can be a lawyer.  I am at peace with that. Nonetheless, everyone can have some knowledge of how to protect software.  The pages in this section of The Software Intellectual Property Report are written for those who have found their calling outside the law but within the realm of software. My goal is to provide the basic framework for protecting intellectual property embodied in software. This section of The SWIP Report will continue to grow.  For now, here are links to pages that discuss some of the basics regarding software and patents, copyrights, licensing, and software development.

Upcoming Webinar

Functional Claiming After Williamson v. Citrix
December 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST
During the webinar, Charles Bieneman will cover strategies for avoiding – or embracing – functional claim interpretations, and for avoiding findings that functional claim language is indefinite. Register