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From: Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o>
To: Grant Goodyear <g2boojum@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-core@l.g.o, gentoo-nfp@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-nfp] Re: [gentoo-core] Call for Gentoo Foundation Trustee nominees
Date: Thu, 05 May 2005 16:48:09
Message-Id: Pine.LNX.4.58.0505050945100.14978@shell.osuosl.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-nfp] Re: [gentoo-core] Call for Gentoo Foundation Trustee nominees by Grant Goodyear
I've been handling most of the lawyer stuff since zhen passed it off to
me. It's something i enjoy doing, and would like to continue doing so if
I'm reelected.


On Thu, 5 May 2005, Grant Goodyear wrote:

> Date: Thu, 5 May 2005 11:25:50 -0500 > From: Grant Goodyear <g2boojum@g.o> > To: gentoo-core@l.g.o > Cc: gentoo-nfp@l.g.o > Subject: Re: [gentoo-core] Call for Gentoo Foundation Trustee nominees > > Ciaran McCreesh wrote: [Thu May 05 2005, 11:14:09AM CDT] > > > Along the same lines, would it be appropriate to ask people who are > > renominating themselves what they have done to fix pressing issues like > > the copyright assignment nonsense, getting the trademark over to Gentoo > > and fixing the store situation? > > Yes, but some of those are harder to answer. I've written up a draft > transfer doc that, if approved by both parties, would certainly solve > the first two issues. Legal counsel will certainly need to get > involved, and unfortunately that's something that trustees (both the > current ones and the soon-to-be-elected ones) are not > allowed to talk about, since doing so could break privilege. > > What exactly is "the store situation" that needs to be fixed? The > agreement between the Gentoo Foundation and Daniel Robbins was that the > store would be run by Daniel Robbins for some set period of time > (currently proposed as one year from the date of the copyright > transfer), in exchange for the copyright transfer.. After that time > running of the store reverts to the Foundation, but what happens at that > point has not yet been decided. > > -g2boojum- >
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