Re: ADMIN: STMFC Photo Policy
Dennis Storzek <dstorzek@...>
--- In STMFC@..., Anthony Thompson <thompson@...> wrote:
The old term for patents was 17 years, but patents were not renewable. People are always confusing patents with copyright.... was for 17 years butDon't know where you got this number, Rich, but the right number
Many thanks to Tony Thompson and Bruce Smith for interjecting some "true facts" into this discussion, as opposed to the kind that normally get endlessly repeated in the recent discussions of Trademark, Copyright, and Patent law.
Now, when you guys are done, substitute the phrase "make rubber molds of plastic parts and copy them" for "upload photos to the internet" and run it all again.
Big Rock, IL