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Subject:RE: Microsoft products From:bryan -dot- westbrook -at- amd -dot- com To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Thu, 14 Mar 2002 07:49:58 -0600
The matter has nothing to do with copyright. It might be a trademark issue, but not a copyright one.
From: peter [mailto:pnewman1 -at- optonline -dot- net]
Sent: Thursday, March 14, 2002 7:33 AM
Subject: Re: Microsoft products
It's a matter of complying with copyright law. MS has a vested interest in
preventing the mark "Excel' from becomming public domain. Hence the
insistance of use of the prefix "Microsoft," when referring to Excel.
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