Issue No.09 - September (2013 vol.46)
Brian M. Gaff , McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Alyssa Harvey Dawson , Harman International Industries
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.331
Communication between engineers and lawyers can be less than ideal, but improving it has far-reaching benefits and can help companies avoid risk. The Web extra at http://youtu.be/d5KB-Qwv4t4 is an audio recording from the Computing and the Law column, in which the authors discuss how to improve interactions between company engineers and lawyers, as well as the positive impact this can have on the company's bottom line.
Law, Patents, Technological innovation, Legal aspects,design review, legal department, IP, intellectual property, patent, patent committee, training, product design
Brian M. Gaff, Alyssa Harvey Dawson, "Working with Your Legal Department", Computer, vol.46, no. 9, pp. 17-19, September 2013, doi:10.1109/MC.2013.331