Robert J. Scott

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Robert represents mid-market and large enterprise companies in software license transactions and disputes with major software publishers such as Adobe, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and SAP. He has defended over 225 software audit matters initiated by software piracy trade groups such as the BSA and SIIA. He is counsel to some of the world’s largest corporations, such as Schlumberger, PepsiCo, Iron Mountain and American Express, on information technology matters including intellectual property licensing, risk management, data privacy, and outsourcing.

Texas State Courts
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States District Court for the Northern, Western and Eastern Districts of Texas
United States District Court for the District of Colorado

Areas of Practice (13)

  • Intellectual Property
  • Computers and Software
  • Computer Contracts
  • Computer Security
  • Computer Software Law
  • Computer Technology
  • Information Technology Contracts
  • Information Technology Licensing
  • Software Copyright
  • Software Licensing
  • Software Protection
  • Software Publishing Technology
  • Software Licensing Disputes

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Austin College, B.A., 1992
Law School Attended:
Hofstra University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1996
Year of First Admission:
1999, Texas
Dallas Bar Association, Computer Law Section - Member
Managed Service Providers Alliance - Board Member
State Bar of Texas Data Security and Privacy - Committee Member
Certified ISO 19770 - Practitioner
Microsoft Software Asset Management - Certification
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (14 reviews)
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Southlake, Texas

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