Preparing Agreements & Contracts for Software
Protecting software from being misused by any third party including that of customers, employees, other users, developers or inventors. Customers is of utmost importance. An agreement is that tool which can be instrumental to protect your software to the extent of preventing expensive and arduous litigation concerning the ownership of the same.
This is only possible if the agreements and proper documentation are in place including appropriate terms and conditions, terms of service, acceptable user policy, for the installers of software on a computer or any device along with any End User License Agreements. It is important to divide and categorise the liability between Intellectual property owners and to the users by stating explicitly to whom the Intellectual property belongs or to whom the User-content belongs. Various legal issues that may arise and lead to the various situation in certain uncontrollable circumstances. Therefore it is desirable to get these applications written and drafted by experienced attorneys.
The absence of the said checks and balances to protect your Intellectual property puts one in a disadvantageous position, not to mention a vulnerable one as well. Once, any third party successfully finds a way to infringe your rights in any form, the strategy to deal with the Intellectual property in a different way which may also include options for litigation. Thus, having a good Intellectual property strategy along with the requisite legal agreements that are published provides the best platform to get all rounded software protected.
We at Singhwal have extensive experience in working with the website Terms and conditions along with the other important agreements that are required for a business to legally safeguard itself. We have an approach to work closely with the clients, strategizing the different aspects of the documents that are required to protect themselves and to provide the best possible strategy for the same.