Re: Debian Logo license infringement
"Ricardo Yanez" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I've been approached by what seems to be an attorney from a Chilean
> NGO called "Derechos Digitales" (http://www.derechosdigitales.org/),
> pointing out that a financial newspaper called "Diario Financiero"
> (http://www.elfinanciero.cl/) is using the Debian swirl logo
> He wants to represent Debian in some sort of legal action.
Do you know his motivations for offering this?
> Is this something Debian pursues?
The Debian trademarks and copyrights are held by Software in the
Public Interest. The logos each have a copyright license
<URL:http://www.debian.org/logos/>, but the discussion of the policy
on trademark licensing is ongoing
If the lawyer wants to, they can contact SPI to get a more official
answer than this mailing list can provide.
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