Glenn McIntosh <>

> Ben, I'd be interested in your (and others) opinion on the way Trisquel
> have given "guidelines" for the use of their trademark
> ( Though I'm not sure
> what the legal status of such guidelines are.

As I wrote in the article which started these threads, I question the
legal status of these also (my example was the openSUSE “trademark
guidelines”). I don't have an answer there.

I do note that the Trisquel “trademark guidelines” includes the
trademark license terms itself, set off in a distinct section. This is
thereby acknowledging that the guidelines are not coterminus with the

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