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From Todd Volkert <tvolk...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: MS Taking Our Name?
Date Fri, 04 Dec 2009 04:43:53 GMT
Thanks Craig,

FWIW, the main site should be updated, 'cause I don't see trademarks listed
on http://www.apache.org/foundation/mailinglists.html, and it says that
legal-discuss is the right place to bring up trademark issues :)

-T

On Thu, Dec 3, 2009 at 9:57 PM, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com>wrote:

> Hi Todd,
>
> This request belongs on trademarks@apache.org and not on legal discuss.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Craig
>
> On Dec 3, 2009, at 6:48 PM, Todd Volkert wrote:
>
> Legal Dept:
>
> Can someone comment on on what action we can and should take, if any, in
> response to Microsoft's recent (2 weeks ago) announcement of "Microsoft
> Pivot"? [1]  It's a clear name conflict with Apache Pivot -- which has been
> in the Incubator since January 2009 and is set to graduate on the next Board
> Meeting.
>
> Thanks for your help,
> -T
>
> [1]
> http://news.softpedia.com/news/Introducing-Pivot-from-Microsoft-Live-Labs-127435.shtml
>
>
> Craig L Russell
>
> Architect, Sun Java Enterprise System http://db.apache.org/jdo
>
> 408 276-5638 mailto:Craig.Russell@sun.com <Craig.Russell@sun.com>
>
> P.S. A good JDO? O, Gasp!
>
>

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