The Importance of Patents: Interview with Nick Petrella, Head of Legal
Oct 18, 2021 by David Morgenthaler
In honor of Armory’s recent acquisition of a patent for continuous software deployment, we sat down with Nick Petrella, Head of Legal, for a casual conversation covering a wide range of subjects, from patent law to Nick’s background as a software engineer and why he made the leap to the law. Check out the video below to learn more about:
- why patents are important
- where and how long patents protect a company’s IP
- when securing a patent might not be the best move
- the way that many software engineers underestimate the value or uniqueness of their work,
- and more!
Enjoy and see you in the next one!