Blog located at http://blawg.bsadefense.com
First in a series from Scott & Scott that will be introduced in the coming months
DALLAS–LAWFUEL – Law News, Law Jobs Network –Scott & Scott, LLP, (www.scottandscottllp.com) a prominent software license compliance and software audit defense firm, today announced the launch of its first blog, which is dedicated to helping businesses accused of software piracy by the Business Software Alliance (BSA). The blog is located at http://blawg.bsadefense.com
For years, Scott & Scott has been dedicated to assisting businesses accused of software piracy by the Business Software Alliance. Managing partner Robert J. Scott has served as a “voice” for businesses that are increasingly frustrated by the burdensome “compliance tax” they believe has been placed on them by the software industry. The blog will serve as a forum for open discussion regarding the legal and technical issues arising in software audits conducted by the BSA.
Recent blog posts include:
Cooperation or Litigation?: BSA Audit Strategies
BSA Audits: Can You Find Out Who Turned You In?
Business Software Alliance Audits: How Companies Get Targeted
What is the Business Software Alliance’s Authority to Audit
Common Mistakes Made in Business Software Alliance Audits
“Many executives have told us how frustrating it is to be the target of a BSA audit. Further, they feel as if there are few available resources to understand how best to respond to the often adversarial and threatening communications from the Business Software Alliance,” said Robert J. Scott, Managing Partner, Scott & Scott, LLP. “Our firm is actively encouraging both our technology and legal services professionals, who have deep expertise in software license compliance and audit defense strategies, to post relevant and informative blog entries on a regular basis, in an effort to provide businesses with information to those accused of software piracy by the BSA.”
Scott & Scott (www.scottandscottllp.com, www.bsadefense.com, http://www.siiadefense.com/) is a leading law and technology services firm dedicated to helping senior executives assess and reduce the legal, financial, and regulatory risks associated with software compliance. Scott & Scott’s legal and technology professionals provide software audit defense and software compliance solutions, all protected by attorney-client and work-product privileges.