ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OVER, HOWEVER, YOU MAY STILL REGISTER AT THE DOOR.
Legal Series: Licensing
Wednesday, October 2, 8:00 - 11:00 AM
IBM, Solution Partnership Center, 404N Wyman Street, Waltham
Registration and breakfast begin at 7:45 AM.
For directions, please visit http://www.developer.ibm.com/spc/waltham.htm
The charge is $60 for Members and $100 for Non-Members.
The Legal Series is moderated by Peter Barnes-Brown, Esq and Howard Zaharoff, Esq of Morse, Barnes-Brown & Pendleton, PC.
The new millennium has brought both new challenges and new opportunities around distributing and licensing software. Hear our panel of experts explain how antitrust, copyright and commercial law affect relationships within "the channel;" how the courts currently view shrinkwrap, clickwrap and browse-wrap agreements, and how to create enforceable contracts with users; what precautions to take when using and distributing open source solutions; and the pros and cons of having your proprietary technology adopted as a standard.
Speakers and Topics include:
Thomas M.S. Hemnes, Esq.
Foley Hoag, LLP
Software Distribution Channels: The Intersection of Copyright, Commercial and Antitrust Law
Kenneth H. Slade, Esq.
Hale and Dorr, LLP
End User License Agreements: New Developments in Shrinkwraps, Clickwraps and Browsewraps
Thomas C. Carey, Esq.
Bromberg & Sunstein, LLP
Open Source Licensing: Birds Do It, Bees Do It...Wait a Minute, Microsoft Does It?
Steven J. Henry, Esq.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sachs, P.C.
Standard Organizations: The risks and Rewards of Making Your Proprietary Technology a Standard