> On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 6:03 PM, François Revol <revol@xxxxxxx> > wrote: > > Btw, if they just did so recently, we can rightfully contest theirs > > on > > the basis that ours is widely (well, hmm...) known for almost a > > decade > > now. > > Actually, it seems they filed theirs in 1999: > > http://tess2.uspto.gov/bin/showfield?f=doc&state=4008:o485tu.4.1 Session has expired... Word Mark HAIKU SOFTWARE so it's not just "haiku". > > > Best would be to ask them with a friendly letter to see how they > > react. > > Probably. It looks like they have a website with almost nothing on it > except an email address: http://www.haikusoftware.com/ > > Apparently they produce OS X and iPhone software. Note their url is not just "haiku" but "haikusoftware" also. François.