Re: [CR]making decals - legal implications?


Example: Framebuilders:Alberto Masi

From: "Peter Jon White" <lists@PeterWhiteCycles.com>
To: "Jay Sexton" <jvs@sonic.net>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <CATFOODH6zlUQzcChrB00001692@catfood.nt.phred.org> <3F536763.2060201@sonic.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]making decals - legal implications?
Date: Mon, 1 Sep 2003 11:41:44 -0400


Italvega doesn't exist any longer. So I can't see why it would be a problem.

Since Trek is a going concern, I would suggest you not make any Trek decals.

Peter Jon White Peter White Cycles 24 Hall Rd. Hillsborough, NH 03244 603 478 0900 Phone 603 478 0902 Phax http://www.PeterWhiteCycles.com


----- Original Message -----
From: "Jay Sexton"
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Sent: Monday, September 01, 2003 11:36 AM
Subject: [CR]making decals - legal implications?



> Hello all,
> I am jumping into uncharted territory - decal making. My original
> purpose was to make decals for my vintage project bikes and for future
> frames that I build, and list members who might want or need decals for
> their vintage projects. Recent correspondence with another list member
> has me wondering about copyright problems. Do any of you have
> experience or advice about the legal aspects of decal making? Will I
> get myself in hot water making decals for, say, an Italvega, or some
> other frame no longer made? Is it that big of a deal? I just made a big
> investment in a printer and supplies, hopefully not in vain.
> Thanks for any help. This might qualify as 'offlist replies please'.
> Jay Sexton
> Sebastopol, CA