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* Managing the [http://www.linuxmark.org Linux trademark]
 
* Managing the [http://www.linuxmark.org Linux trademark]
 
* Sponsoring other [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/fellow_fund/ technical fellowships] for much needed services not currently met by the Linux community or industry, such as kernel documentation
 
* Sponsoring other [http://developer.osdl.org/dev/tab/fellow_fund/ technical fellowships] for much needed services not currently met by the Linux community or industry, such as kernel documentation
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* Sponsoring an [http://www.linux-foundation.org/en/Travelfund Open Source Developer Fund] for travel related expenses not paid for my companies or indivuals
 
* Fostering industry-wide legal partnering  
 
* Fostering industry-wide legal partnering  
 
** [http://www.osapa.org Open Source as Prior Art (OSAPA)], to reduce and challenge frivolous software patents  
 
** [http://www.osapa.org Open Source as Prior Art (OSAPA)], to reduce and challenge frivolous software patents  

Revision as of 17:31, 2 May 2007

The Linux Foundation protects Linux by providing legal services and sponsoring key Linux developers so they can remain independent and focus full time on improving Linux. Our legal experts provide a much-needed resource for protection and education on legal issues facing Linux.

Key Linux Protection activities include:


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