Richard Corley at the 2019 Osgoode Certificate in Negotiating and Drafting IT Agreements
Osgoode Professional Development
1 Dundas St. West, 26th Floor
March 7, 2019
10:30 - 11:15 am - Understanding the IP in Your IT: Intellectual Property Considerations Critical to Your Technology Agreements
Speaker: Richard Corley, Partner, Goodmans LLP
This session will include the following topics:
- Identifying the IP and its ownership; potential pitfalls arising from joint ownership of IP
- Characterizing IP involved in the transaction: foreground versus background IP; base product versus customization; methodologies versus work product
- What rights do employees and independent contractors have in the IP they provide as part of technology development?
- How information technology agreements can impact M&A transactions
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