John Petersen on the Legal Side of Software!
John Petersen talks about software patents, End User License Agreements, contracts, and other pains in the backside that we'd rather not think about.
John Petersen has been a developer for about 20 years - from dBase and FoxBase + to FoxPro 2.0 to VB 3 to Visual FoxPro, then .NET! He has written several books and spoken at developer events such as TechEd and Developer Days.
In 2004, he graduated from the Rutgers University School of Law with a Juris Doctor Degree. Although he never completely stopped, several years ago he returned to software development on a full time basis. Today, John is writing for CoDe Magazine again and is active on the MSDN Forums.
He actively participate in the Philly SQL Server, .NET, ALT NET and XAML user groups.