Key Concepts in Software Audit Defense by Attorney Steve®
If your company or LLC has received a legal demand asking you to submit to a software license compliance audit, you may find yourself getting a little nervous and calling in the "IT Guy" to see where you stand. Many times, it is NOT GOOD NEWS for a company as they suddenly realize they do not have adequate proof of licensing to support the number of installations of Microsoft Office, Windows, Autodesk CAD, Revit, Adobe photoshop or other products. When this happens, it is important to know some of the common defenses to what cane sometimes be OUTRAGEOUS LEGAL DEMANDS, at times threatening officers and directors of the company with personal liability despite having the "corporate veil." This video will give you an overview of a few of the defenses and things to think about. The other videos below are also very important to review if your received a demand letter from prestigious intellectual property law firms such as the Venable or Donahue Fitzgerald, LLP.