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Re: Editorial Issue: HTTP Trademarked by MIT or W3C

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 1998 12:37:01 PST
Message-Id: <004b01bd4c64$47991fe0$f467010d@bronze.parc.xerox.com>
To: "David W. Morris" <dwm@xpasc.com>, http working group <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com>
X-Mailing-List: <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com> archive/latest/5447
>I just noticed a couple of days ago that the W3C claims to own HTTP 
>as a trademark. (This is on the W3C web site:
>  http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/ipr-notice.html#W3C 
>is one list). Assuming that notice is represents a valid claim to a
>trademark, aren't we required to acknowledge the trademark?

I'll find out what the status is and report back; until then, let's not deal with this.
If something is necessary, we'll catch it before the RFC issues.

Received on Tuesday, 10 March 1998 12:39:21 UTC

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