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Software License Considerations for Third Party Software - White Paper

July 18, 2013

Updated 12/28/16

This paper provides insight and guidance when licensing commercial software from one party that may contain code that belongs to a third party. It discusses options for dealing with the original licensor when the third party software is embedded in their solution, or when the third party software is acquired separately from the original license. Key license terms and conditions are discussed, and sample contract language is provided.