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NCJ Number: 123191 Find in a Library
Title: Bernacchi on Computer Law: A Guide to the Legal and Management Aspects of Computer Technology
Author(s): R L Bernacchi; P B Frank; N Statland
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 712
Sponsoring Agency: Little, Brown and Co
Waltham, MA 02154
Publication Number: ISBN 0-316-09201-0
Sale Source: Little, Brown and Co
200 West Street
Waltham, MA 02154
United States of America
Type: Training (Aid/Material)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This treatise represents a two volume guide to the legal and management aspects of computer technology.
Abstract: Its goal is to guide those who may be faced with practical and legal problems in computer law. Topics covered in volume one include a discussion of basic legal and technical issues, copyright, trade secrets, mask works, trademark, warrantee, contracting, management techniques, acquisition of software, custom software, testing, user issues, and acquisition of hardware. Contract problems are emphasized throughout. Volume two covers topics including maintenance, service and facilities management contracts, data processing contracts, vendor's perspective, tax and finance considerations, six appendixes, a table of cases, a table of statutes, and a selected bibliography. 9 exhibits.
Main Term(s): Computers
Index Term(s): Artificial intelligence; Computer hardware systems; Computer software
Note: Issued in two volumes
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