The Legal Guide to Computer Software Protection
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The Legal Guide to Computer Software Protection A Practical Handbook on Copyrights, Trademarks, Publishing, and Trade Secrets by Thorne Harris

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Published by Prentice Hall Ptr .
Written in English


  • Programming languages,
  • Patents,
  • Computer contracts,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Computer Books: Operating Systems,
  • United States,
  • Civil Procedure,
  • Computer Programs,
  • Copyright

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9296941M
ISBN 100135283736
ISBN 109780135283738

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