Stories by James Carnie

Opinion: Reselling used software

How many computer programs have you ever purchased? The answer is probably zero, because most software is not “sold”, but licensed. The same applies for music, movies, and many other forms of intellectual property.

Opinion: Copyright ownership in software

Under New Zealand copyright laws, the starting point is that the author (software developer) of a copyright work is presumed to be the first owner of copyright in that work.