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Used software: Supreme Court rules in February 2011 also online heard transferred software to everyday business to last but not least, because the installation is easier than by over 100 CDs. extent to which the exhaustion principle also applies here, the BGH hopefully on 3, 2011 will determine. Secretly, the entire scene of IT hoped for a ruling which would eliminate the currently prevailing legal uncertainty. The major software manufacturers seem to desire US relationships at the moment however. In September, the District Court in San Francisco has declared resale software licenses for illegal as long as the license terms prohibit the sale. This judgment could have serious implications to the used car trade, critics fear.

“Also it is also not clear how such as German companies with subsidiaries in the United States about this” will be affected”, added Williams. In Germany, the market is clearly liberal and right, what big companies on everything in their terms and conditions. The German Bar Association (DAV) that the splitting of volume licenses, and at online of metaphor software but is still catching up to do, has noted over a year ago: in a statement * has he alerted legislators that, that such distinctions in the distribution channels were economically absurd and legally problematic. Here the consumer is much better protected: he has legal security when trading with box products, while firms with confusion and legal uncertainty are struggling. * anwaltverein.de/downloads/Stellungnahmen-09/SN-4409-Urheberrecht.pdf Axel Susen profile Anand SUSE software that specialises in marketing so-called silent software. These include used software products and licenses acquired valuable, meanwhile, are written off in the balance sheet and used no longer active most of SAP and Microsoft. Customers include global companies in all industries as well as medium-sized companies with more than 500 employees. Integrated into a network of software manufacturers for license management and analysis, IT consultants and lawyers, Managing Director Axel Susen competent help offers its customers in commercial, technical and legal issues.

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