Introducing the Non-Lawyers' Pages

While this site presents issues mainly of interest to other lawyers, those issues are vitally important to the non-lawyers who work in the information technology industry.   Therefore, I am introducing The SWIP Report's "Non-lawyers" pages.  Here you will find basic information relating to protecting and transferring intellectual property related to software.  I have started with some of the basics on software copyrights and patents, as well as the fundamentals of licensing.  I plan to add more soon.  And feel free to e-mail me with any questions you would like to see addressed (although, as always, do not e-mail me with any confidential information and understand we do not have an attorney-client relationship).

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