Comments on: too (onion) funny http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/ Blog, news, books Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:01:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.2 By: sms spr�che http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23600 Tue, 27 Jan 2004 10:06:05 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23600 i really enjoyed reading this article

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By: klingeltoene http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23599 Wed, 24 Dec 2003 04:12:41 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23599 ok

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By: Razvigor http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23598 Fri, 12 Sep 2003 12:43:58 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23598 The League of Un-Copyrighted Gentry

The really extraordinary feature of the movie The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is that all characters come from works of art & entertainment with expired copyright, and are now in public domain.

http://razvigor.blogspot.com/2003_09_01_razvigor_archive.html#106306680712503429

(It seems that, due to some sort of a new bug, Blogger does not link directly to the post at this time, so you might have to scroll a bit to read the article.)

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By: Eric Brunner-Williams http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23597 Sun, 07 Sep 2003 09:50:09 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23597 pequot.com

See our proposals to form the, or an IPC, circa the Berlin meeting. Sovereign states don’t rely upon private law (trademark) for claims of right to their own name.

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By: Jorge http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23596 Fri, 05 Sep 2003 17:05:35 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23596 You laugh, but the UN and most countries recognize the country of Macedonia as “The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia”, because Greece disputes the use of “Hellenic names and symbols”, mainly the word “Macedonia” itself.

http://www.realitymacedonia.org.mk/web/news_page.asp?nid=1220

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By: David Woycechowsky http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23595 Thu, 04 Sep 2003 18:01:51 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23595 Actually, I think the salon would have needed to use the dilution law, rather than the trademark law, in order to avoid those archaic likelihood of confusion requirements of the original Lanham Act.

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By: Fuzzy http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23594 Wed, 03 Sep 2003 22:18:43 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23594 Don’t worry Tanzania, I hear that ZanyBrainy is going to sue TanZANIA for trademark dilution. “It it says ‘Zan’, it belongs to us!” said CEO Jan Compton.

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By: Karl http://www.lessig.org/2003/09/too-onion-funny/#comment-23593 Wed, 03 Sep 2003 18:39:04 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2003/09/too_onion_funny.html#comment-23593 That’s priceless. It’s nice to know you can always count on the Onion to put exactly the right amount of tongue in any topic’s cheek.

Any thoughts on this issue?

-kd

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