Like an HMO for Your Licenses: Why You Need Preventative Legal Services

Imagine, for a moment, that you could inoculate your organization against audits or negative legal entanglements regarding your Oracle agreements. And have regular checkups that help anticipate which snippets – both in code and in language – might give your legal and IT teams grief, allowing you to act proactively and prevent them from actually becoming a problem.

COVID-19, Software License Audits, and Patent Litigation

It is inevitable that the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic will draw opportunists. Due to peculiarities unique to the resulting economic fallout, we are seeing this truism in play in the world of intellectual property monetization. Particularly with regard to patent litigation and software license audits, the pandemic will likely increase certain very real threats to companies of all sizes and industries. This means that while businesses are preserving a solvent bottom line, in-house counsel must protect their clients against attacks from emboldened software vendors and patent litigators.