Copyrightability of Computer Software and Artificial Intelligence Output

June 2, 2020
Barry Werbin
Clear Law Institute Webinar

In this practical webinar, you will explore the history and application of copyright protection for computer software and computer outputs, including a discussion of relevant US Copyright Act statutory provisions and key court decisions spanning more than 35 years.

Upon course completion, you will be able to:

  • Provide an overview of source and object code and software structure as relevant to copyright protection.
  • Discuss the Copyright Act statutory and regulatory provisions relevant to computer software and output.
  • Explain how relevant caselaw has adapted to evolving computer technology.
  • Identify the key issues involved in cases concerning software and computer outputs.
  • Review current emerging issues impacting software, including artificial intelligence, machine-learning output, and software APIs.