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By Christopher Barnett
Software audits are significant legal and financial risks for all companies.
By Keli Johnson Swan
Facing a software audit is a daunting process, which takes time, money, and resources to complete. Typically, the first question the target of an audit asks is whether the audit is legitimate,
By Julie Machal-Fulks
In response to continued customer concerns about how to license for access to SAP products by third parties or by processes, SAP announced that it was offering a new pricing model based on indirect access
By Keli Johnson Swan
As software audits increasingly become a way for software publishers to increase revenue, it is more important than ever to ensure that after a company has invested effort into resolving an audit...
By Julie Machal-Fulks
Of the many complex licensing arrangements Oracle offers to its customers, none seem to generate as much confusion and consternation as the Unlimited License Agreement ("ULA").
By Christopher Barnett
In order to effectively manage their software usage and to mitigate compliance exposure, companies need to know how to gather and analyze information regarding their product usage.
By Rob Scott
A newer audit model Microsoft launched is the SPLA certified self-assessment.
By Keli Johnson Swan
Managing a complex IT environment very challenging, even before becoming involved in an external software audit from a software publisher or a third-party auditing entity.
By Christopher Barnett
One of the tasks with which Scott & Scott's clients most commonly request our assistance is how to conduct a software audit.
By Rob Scott
I usually advise my clients to cooperate with the BSA, but to do so without compromising any legal rights.
By Rob Scott
If your company has received a letter from the BSA requesting a software audit, you are probably wondering whether you should cooperate or tell the BSA to pound sand.
By Rob Scott
Here are the steps to a typical BSA audit.
By Rob Scott
Most BSA Audits begin with a report from a disgruntled employee or former employee.
By Rob Scott
If your company licenses products to third parties under the Microsoft Service Provider License Agreement, you may receive a request to perform a self assessment and provide a certification...
By Julie Machal-Fulks
Here are seven tips I have learned over the last decade that can help a company prepare both before and after receiving an audit notice.