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From Craig L Russell <Craig.Russ...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Trademark search for OpenJPA
Date Tue, 24 Apr 2007 16:31:11 GMT
Hi Matthias,

Did you ever ping legal-discuss, as mentioned in the JIRA issue?

Thanks,

Craig

On Apr 24, 2007, at 9:13 AM, Matthias Wessendorf wrote:

> Hi Craig,
>
> see here
>
> http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/INCUBATOR-27
>
> I did it for Trinidad like you did now. US Patent and google search.
>
> -Matthias
>
> On 4/24/07, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com> wrote:
>> I'm looking to complete the last open item on OpenJPA's incubation
>> requirements, which is the trademark search. I've seen several
>> unresponded messages over the past two years that no one can seem to
>> find the "free search" button on nameprotect.com. I have to conclude
>> that there is no free service for us there.
>>
>> I've searched the US Patent Office database of trademarks (free
>> service) and found nothing at all with "OpenJPA" in it.
>>
>> I've also looked at the first 180 Google results for OpenJPA and none
>> of them are about any topic other than our own Apache project. Sadly,
>> there are approximately 101,000 hits and I just don't have time to
>> look at all of them.
>>
>> Is this sufficient due diligence?
>>
>> On a related note, should we update the incubation-status-
>> template.xml to avoid referring to nameprotect.com?
>>
>> Craig Russell
>> DB PMC, OpenJPA PPMC
>> clr@apache.org http://db.apache.org/jdo
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
> -- 
> Matthias Wessendorf
> http://tinyurl.com/fmywh
>
> further stuff:
> blog: http://jroller.com/page/mwessendorf
> mail: mwessendorf-at-gmail-dot-com
>
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Craig Russell
Architect, Sun Java Enterprise System http://java.sun.com/products/jdo
408 276-5638 mailto:Craig.Russell@sun.com
P.S. A good JDO? O, Gasp!


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