Fenwick & West LLP Signs Copyright Clearance Center’s Annual Copyright License
Prominent West Coast Law Firm to Utilize CCC’s Licensing Solution to Improve Efficiency and Ensure Compliance
Danvers, Mass. – Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a not-for-profit organization and leading provider of licensing solutions, announces that Fenwick & West LLP has adopted its Annual Copyright License.
Headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in San Francisco, Seattle and Boise, Fenwick & West is a national law firm with 300 attorneys that provides comprehensive legal services to technology and life sciences clients of national and international prominence.
Law firms thrive on serving a full range of clients from Fortune 100’s to small start-ups and in every case the necessity to share information and knowledge is a pivotal part of the way they do business. CCC’s Annual Copyright License provides employees the freedom to share content with each other and with their licensed clients while respecting the rights of copyright holders in a fast, convenient and intuitive manner. Although rights licensing can be complex, organizations rely on CCC’s solutions to make licensing work more efficiently and cost-effectively for them.
“We’re pleased to be affiliated with CCC and to make a commitment to its enterprise wide license as we use copyrighted content in many aspects of our work,” said Fenwick’s Managing Partner Kate Fritz. “This license provides substantial freedom and flexibility to share copyrighted content.”
“Our license ensures that copyright compliance obligations are met organization wide,” said Miles McNamee, Vice President, Licensing and Business Development, Copyright Clearance Center. “We look forward to working with the staff of Fenwick & West to help them maximize all the benefits of CCC’s Annual Copyright License and educational services.”
About Copyright Clearance Center, Inc.
Copyright Clearance Center (CCC), the rights licensing experts, is a global rights broker for the world’s most sought after materials, including in- and out-of-print books, journals, newspapers, magazines, images, blogs and ebooks. Founded in 1978 as a not-for-profit organization, CCC provides smart solutions that simplify the licensing of content that lets businesses and academic institutions quickly get permission to use copyright-protected materials, while compensating publishers and content creators for the use of their works. For more information, visit www.copyright.com.
About Fenwick & West LLP
Fenwick & West LLP was founded in 1972 by four lawyers who left a well-known New York law firm to pursue their shared belief that technology would be the future of the business world and to pioneer the legal work for the technology and business innovations that would drive the economy for the balance of the 20th century and well beyond. The history of Fenwick & West reflects its long-standing commitment to the business of Silicon Valley and to the greater technology and life sciences business world: we have participated in some of the landmark transactions and legal disputes of the past 30 years, from the incorporation of a small start-up named Apple Computer, Inc. to the groundbreaking IPOs of industry stalwarts such as Intuit, VeriSign and Oracle, to our more recent representations of Replay TV, Napster and Compuware in legal disputes that will help shape the future of entertainment and business technology innovations for years to come.