The costs associated with non-compliance of IBM products can be tens of millions of dollars.
Southlake, Texas (PRWEB) January 19, 2016
Julie Machal-Fulks, Partner, will present “Legal Risks in IBM Licensing” on January 20th. She will discuss the challenges organizations encounter when trying to ensure compliance with their IBM license agreements. The costs associated with non-compliance of IBM products can be tens of millions of dollars. Proper licensing is critical to avoid unexpected liabilities.
Julie will cover:
- Licensing obligations for IBM software
- Determining what agreements govern the relationship
- Sub-capacity licensing
- How IBM acquisitions affect licensing
For more details, visit http://bit.ly/1WoG45V.
Businesses are focusing on the potential cost savings, profits and agility to be found in the cloud. Cloud contracts expose both the client and the service provider to risks not present in more traditional technology service or software transactions. The transformation from on-premises software deployments to cloud based models has widespread implication for data privacy, security, and regulatory compliance.
About Julie Machal-Fulks
Julie Machal-Fulks, Partner, Scott & Scott, LLP, leads a team of attorneys in representing and defending clients in legal matters relating to information technology. Her practice focuses on complex litigation ranging from privacy and network security, data breach notification and crisis management, intellectual property disputes, service provider negligence claims, and content-based injuries such as copyright and trademark infringement in software, the Internet, and all forms of tangible media
About Scott & Scott, LLP
Scott & Scott, LLP is a leading intellectual property and technology law firm representing businesses in matters involving software licensing. Scott & Scott, LLP's legal and technology professionals provide software audit defense and software compliance solutions, all protected by attorney-client and work-product privileges.
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*Texas CLE (California CLE pending)