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Computer Programs Developed by Independent Contractors: Who Owns The Copyright?

Issue: Vol 8 No. 1 (1990)

Journal: CALICO Journal

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DOI: 10.1558/cj.v8i1.39-46


This article discusses the question of who owns the copyright in computer programs developed by independent contractors. An important decision by the U.S. Supreme Court last year clarified the ownership issue in a way that expands the ownership rights of independent programmers.

Author: William T. McGrath

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