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Re: ISO intellectual property (was Standards)
- From: John Cowan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Tom Bradford <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 03 Aug 2001 14:52:15 -0400
Tom Bradford wrote:
> According to international copyright law, any document that is produced
> is automatically protected by copyright, registered or not.
> But from
> what I understand, it doesn't disallow derived works,
Incorrect; derivative works can only made under license from the copy
right owner, who is initially the author.
> or external referencing from other documents.
> And a trademark only protectes the use of
> a name, not a process or specification.
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