Software Licensing Agreements

Protect Your Intellectual Property With The Right Software License AgreementIn addition to development, many software legal issues relate to licensing. In a nutshell, licensing is granting permission for an individual or business (as licensee) to use your software under certain terms and conditions.

An experienced software attorney can identify which types of licenses you need for your application to protect your intellectual property.

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For example, a click-wrap license for a software as a service (SaaS) will contain different terms than a mobile app licensing agreement. You’ll have a lot more freedom with the content of the former than the latter because mobile app licensing is somewhat restricted by the rules imposed by third party platforms such as Google Play for Android apps and Apple’s App Store.