Gentoo Archives: gentoo-nfp

From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
To: gentoo-nfp@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-nfp] Re: [gentoo-managers] I met with my lawyer
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2004 21:40:24
In Reply to: [gentoo-nfp] I met with my lawyer by Daniel Robbins
On Friday 16 April 2004 23:16, Daniel Robbins wrote:
> Gentoo Technologies, Inc. will transfer the copyrights and trademarks to > the Gentoo Foundation. In exchange, the Gentoo Foundation will grant Daniel > Robbins & Gentoo Technologies, Inc. perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free > use of the "Gentoo" trademark and "G" logo. This will allow me to continue > to run the Gentoo Store if I want.
Also have a statement that if in some way the foundation either seizes to exist or fails in using the trademark for more than 2 years (time TBD) the trademark ownership will fall back to Daniel Robbins (or Gentoo Technologies, Inc.) This will cover the case where the NFP collapses.
> If you have any suggestions for improvement or for coordinator/project lead > structure, try to see if you can suggest it so that it can work in the > context of what I've just outlined above.
Feedback is important! Even if it is just supportive. Paul -- Paul de Vrieze Gentoo Developer Mail: pauldv@g.o Homepage: