Topic: law

Guest View: U.S. encryption export controls and misconceptions

As global trading explodes, U.S. software companies are expanding their sales and product development internationally. Whether it’s a small company beginning to sell internationally or a sophisticated company looking to outsource product development, one issue often overlooked or misunderstood is how encryption functionally can impact, and in some cases restrict, international activities. These restrictions arise … continue reading

Why should the Supreme Court care about software patents?

A few cases are pushing patent law in new directions; should the Supreme Court take a major role in charting this course? … continue reading Protection Status