Computer Software and Intellectual Property

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This background paper examines existing intellectual-property protection for computer software-copyrights, patents, and trade secrets—and provides an overview of the often conflicting views and concerns of various stakeholders. It was prepared in response to a request from the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Administration of Justice of the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 1990
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: March 1990
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This background paper examines existing intellectual-property protection for computer software-copyrights, patents, and trade secrets—and provides an overview of the often conflicting views and concerns of various stakeholders. It was prepared in response to a request from the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Administration of Justice of the House Committee on the Judiciary.

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33 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Series Title: Background paper
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9009
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 C 73/14
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39966
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