The best method for protection of computer software has been a topic of debate and considerable controversy during the past few decades both in the United States, and in technologically advanced countries throughout the world. Current legal theories of protection include patent, trade secret and copyright law. Although each theory has its particular merits, this Note will focus on the growing trend toward copyright protection for computer software.
"Copyright Protection for Computer Software: an International View,"
Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce: Vol. 11
, Article 5.
Available at: http://surface.syr.edu/jilc/vol11/iss1/5