publications

What Oracle’s disappointing cloud performance means for its licensees

Oracle’s licensing and auditing setbacks in the EU: How Europe and the U.S. have diverged in confronting Oracle’s aggressive licensing practices

Understanding Your Oracle/Java License—Not Everything is as it Seems

The Oracle Audit: Lessons From The Only Licensee Suit

 

  • “Death, Taxes and the Oracle Audit: How to Prepare,” Corporate Counsel (May 2017). Authors: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore. https://www.law.com/corpcounsel/almID/1202787493048/
  • “The Oracle Surprise,” IP Magazine (May 2017). Authors: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore. https://www.intellectualpropertymagazine.com/branding/the-oracle-surprise-123750.htm?origin=internalSearch
  • “Alice Approaches its 3-Year Anniversary: Uncertainty Wanes, but Troubling Questions Linger,” Westlaw Journal Intellectual Property, Thomson Reuters (April 2017). Authors: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “The Cloud Is Not Falling: A Rational Read Of Aereo,” Law360 (August 2014). Authors: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Are Trade Secrets the New Patents?” ALM and The Recorder, General Counsel Conference, San Francisco, CA (2014). Author: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Protecting IP Content in the Face of New Entertainment Distribution Technologies – ABC, Inc. et al. v. Aereo, Inc.,” CLE Seminar for In-House Counsel, Los Angeles, CA (January 10, 2013). Presenters: Arthur S. Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Trade Secrets & The Cloud,” ALM and The Recorder, General Counsel Conference, San Francisco, CA (2013). Author: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Six Tips for Perfecting Your Contract Before a Dispute Arises,” Available through Amazon.com and Execense.com (November 8, 2012). Co-Author: Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Patent Infringement Liability: What Is The ‘Entire Market Value?'” Daily Journal (April 18, 2012). Co-Author: Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Jury Decision in CollegeNET, Inc. v. XAP Corporation Expands Application of the Lanham Act to Internet Companies,” Internet Law (2008). Author: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Juries and Patent Cases: Effective Presentation of the Inventor’s Case to the Jury,” IP Litigator (2006). Author: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Insurance Insolvency: A Guide For The Perplexed,” Insurance Litigation Reporter (September 2005). Co-Author: Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Law and Cyberspace Bibliography,” Leonardo Online (March 2005). Co-Compiler: Joel T. Muchmore.

presentations

  • “Encore Presentation – Surviving a Failed ERP Installation: Recovering Your Company’s Lost Costs After a Botched Software Launch,” Crowell & Moring Webinar (December 4, 2019). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “UPDATE: Preparing For (and Surviving) Your Oracle Audit – What Have We Learned in the Past Two Years?” Crowell & Moring Webinar (October 8, 2019). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Heard About Mars v. Oracle? Explore Oracle Audits with Experts, Attorneys,” VMworld 2019, San Francisco, CA (August 26, 2019). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Surviving a Failed ERP Installation: Recovering Your Company’s Lost Costs After a Botched Software Launch,” Crowell & Moring Webinar (June 4, 2019). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Recovery Opportunities in the World of IP Licensing: Two Complementary Views,” Third Annual In-House Recovery Conference, Dana Point, CA (March 9, 2019). Presenters: Arthur Beeman, Valerie M. Goo, Kent B. Goss, and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Surviving a Failed ERP Installation: Recovering Your Company’s Sunk Costs After a Botched Software Launch,” Fourth Annual In-House Recovery Conference, Dana Point, CA (March 8-9, 2019). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Responding to Aggressive Auditing of Technology Licenses,” 30th Annual All Hands Meeting, Santa Clara, CA (October 16, 2018). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Heard About Mars v. Oracle? Learn About Oracle Audits,” VMWorld2018, Las Vegas, NV (August 29, 2018). Panelists: Arthur Beeman and Joel Muchmore.
  • “Preparing For (and Surviving) Your Oracle Audit,” Crowell & Moring Webinar (February 1, 2018). Speakers: Arthur Beeman, Joel T. Muchmore, and Belinda Liu.
  • “Insights Into Oracle’s Licensing and Auditing Script,” Intellectual Property Owners Association IP Licensing Committee (December 14, 2017). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Preparing For (and Surviving) Your Oracle Audit,” Crowell & Moring Webinar (November 16, 2017). Speakers: Arthur Beeman, Joel T. Muchmore, and Belinda Liu.
  • “Learn About Oracle Audits from the Experts & Attorneys,” VMWorld Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada (2017). Speakers: Arthur Beeman and Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Emerging Issues in e-Discovery: The Rock and the Hard Place, ” CLE Presentation, Silicon Valley (January 2015). Speaker: Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Protecting IP Content in the Face of New Entertainment Distribution Technologies – ABC, Inc. et al. v. Aereo, Inc.,” CLE Seminar for In-House Counsel, Los Angeles, CA (January 10, 2013). Speaker: Joel T. Muchmore.
  • “Strategies for Going Forward From Both Sides of the Docket: Plaintiff’s Side,” 5th Annual Advanced Patent Litigation Course, Texas State Bar, Lake Tahoe, CA (2009). Speaker: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Effective Management of Patent Litigation,” West Coast General Counsel Conference, San Francisco, CA (2008). Speaker: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Developments in the Federal Circuit,” Pharma/Biotech IP Due Diligence Summit, San Diego, CA (2008). Speaker: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Reexamination of Patents During the Course of Litigation,” ACCA, CLE 2007 Spring Training, San Francisco, CA (2007). Speaker: Arthur Beeman.
  • “Hate Speech and Free Expression Rights,” Lockhart Institute course, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic (1995). Speaker: Arthur Beeman.
  • International Association of Trial Counsel’s 34th Annual Trial Academy, Stanford, CA (2005). Participant: Joel T. Muchmore.

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