About this course

Our Tech Contracts Master Class™ series has four on-demand courses covering all they key terms in IT contract. You can take all the courses in a bundle or any combination of the four.

Enroll and receive a year's access. Return to any chapter - whenever you need it.

This 1st course introduces IT contracts and the key issues they raise. Then it turns to the prime clause: the central promise from each party – from the customer, vendor, or distributor.

Topics covered include:

  • The role of IP in IT contracts
  • The key types of tech contracts
  • On-premise software licenses
  • Subscriptions for SaaS and other cloud services
  • Software ownership transfers
  • Payment, including revenue recognition
  • And more ...

You can review a sample chapter here.

As usual, your instructor is David Tollen, author of The Tech Contracts Handbook, attorney, UC Berkeley lecturer, expert witness, and sought-after speaker.

Length: c. 2 hrs., 15 min. (CA CLE 2 hrs.)

Recorded September 2023 and January 2024.

An individualized certificate is generated when you complete the course.

CLE: Tech Contracts Academy On-Demand programs are approved for Continuing Legal Education (“CLE”) credit in California, and we provide a CA CLE certificate (self-study). Jurisdictions elsewhere (and professions) differ on whether students may apply individually, and if so what’s required. See here for details about CLE.


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