February 26, 2015 · biz-legal-foss

Video Reivew: Trademarks & Open Source

Who: Karen Sandler

What: A Hour Talk at All Things Open 2014

Where: On the Internet

When: Oct. 22, 2014

The Gist: Ms. Sandler explains how trademarks can be used in the FOSS community to protect a community around an open project and keep it from harm by proprietary copies.

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Review: This is a great talk to see how trademarks fit into an Open Source projects and could be as important as the FOSS license the project uses. Worth watching for anyone working on a FOSS project.

tl;dr: A gargantun glob of grey poupon on Mr. Tuxedo's crotch

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