View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
July 28, 1988


By CBR Staff Writer

In an out of court settlement, UK software distributor Precision Software Ltd of Worcester Park, Surrey, has resolved its copyright dispute with the developers of the Unigem real time accounting package, Software Laboratories of Bray in Co Wicklow, Ireland. Precision began proceedings against Software Labs back in March, following a number of large OEM deals for the package in Europe and Australia, including a UKP17m contract from NEC in Australia. Precision claimed that it had carried out some of the original development work on Unigem, and had sub-contracted development work to Software Labs whilst retaining product rights. But following discussions between the parties, an agreement was signed on Monday giving recognition to the important part that Precision played in the early days of the development of the product, according to a statement issued by Software Labs. The agreement awards an undisclosed settlement to Precision Software, and allows Software Labs the unencumbered ability to further develop, market and sell Unigem.

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.