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Software Copyright Back Before Federal Circuit: Time for the Court to Get it Right

  1. { # 1NewsBot04 Jan 2018 09:01 pm }

    Software Copyright Back Before Federal Circuit: Time for the Court to Get it Right

    Should a company be able to shut down competition by asserting copyright in a collection of software commands? Tech giant Cisco Systems thinks so: it’s gone to court to try to prevent its competitor, Arista Networks, from building competing Ethernet switches that rely in part on commands Cisco argues it initially developed. Cisco lost the first round in a California district court, but it’s hoping for a better outcome from the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

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