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Intellectual Property

Oct
18
2016

Non-Commercial Computer Software Rights and Government Misconceptions About What It Buys

By Cy Alba

This article is the third installment in a series on Data Rights in Federal Contracts. We first wrote about what... More

Jul
14
2016

How the New Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 Impacts Government Contractors

By Kimi Murakami

The overwhelming bipartisan passage by both the House and Senate of the new Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (“DTSA”)... More

Jun
7
2016

What is Technical Data and How Do You Protect It

By Cy Alba

This article is the second installment in a series on Data Rights in Federal Contracts. We first wrote about what... More

Apr
14
2016

Data Rights Under Federal Government Contracts: What Are Data rights?

By Cy Alba

This article is the first installment in a series from PilieroMazza where we will walk through the various data rights... More

Aug
27
2015

“March-in” Rights – The (Paper) Damoclean Sword of Federal Procurement Patent Law

By Cy Alba

Given the recent PilieroMazza webinar on Data Rights in federal contracting, we have had a number of clients raise concerns... More

 
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