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5 predictions for tech M&A in 2020

Are you involved in M&A transactions where software is a major part of the deal? Here are our predictions for tech M&A trends to watch out for in 2020.

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Open source for lawyers: Ongoing implications of open source use

Ongoing legal considerations associated with open source use include license enforcement, dual licensing, and deciding whether to license out your own code.

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Open source for lawyers: Challenges of open source use

Open source is widespread because it’s easy to use. But it comes with unique security challenges, and poor open source management can be a costly liability.

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[Webinars] Container security, tool misuse and abuse, open source in M&A

Learn how containerization changes the security paradigm, how to prevent security tool misuse, and what M&A participants should know about open source.

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Open source for lawyers: Costs of open source use

Open source might be free, but it’s not risk-free. Let’s examine the potential legal cost of open source use associated with license noncompliance.

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[Webinars] CI/CD optimization and automated testing, open source audit reports

Learn how our CloudBees partnership helps users optimize CI/CD and automate AppSec Testing, and steps to take after you get an open source audit report.

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The due diligence of a deal

Technology due diligence may turn up surprises, but it’s better to find them sooner rather than later. Third-party audits can help you assess your risk.

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Cyber security audits top due diligence checklists

In a study by (ISC)2, all executives and M&A professionals surveyed agreed that cyber security audits have become standard practice in tech due diligence.

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[Webinars] Evidence-based security, design and code quality in tech M&A

Learn how to improve software security using evidence-based standards, and why you should inspect design and code quality during technical due diligence.

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[Webinar] Black Duck Legal Certification Course

Learn about software due diligence and how to answer your clients’ open source questions in our Black Duck Legal Certification Course.

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