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I have a software program (software1)that I had written for

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I have a software program (software1)that I had written for me in 1998, and I have the source code and full rights to that program. In 2004 I was approached to help design a replacement program (software2) as the 1998 program was outdated. This new program was successful and in 2008 it was sold to a company that further developed it, but they stopped paying me royalities. I still have the source code of software2 but know I can not use it to devlop a new program. My question is can I use the source code of software1 to create a new program? Whilst the code is old and can not be used the design, features, business logic, and ideas are the same as software2.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
Who holds the copyright to software 2?
Alex
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The company that has not paid the royalities, not me.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi can you say when you will call?
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
When would be good to speak?
Alex
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Now would be OK. Roy
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Ok
Alex