The Trademark and Licensing team manages defending Joomla-related trademarks and licensing the Joomla Community to use the Joomla! name and brandmark in their domain name and on their websites.

Website
https://tm.joomla.org
Department
Legal & Financial
Date Started
September 2005
Joomler Position Role Date Started
5cbf_luca-marzo.png Luca Marzo Italy Assistant Team Leader Interim Lead Oct 2015
Claire Mandville Contributor TM Auditor Aug 2017
deb-cinkus.jpg Deb Cinkus United States Member Trademark Specialist Apr 2014
jennifer-gress.jpg Jennifer Gress United States Member Trademark Specialist Aug 2014
a82c_subodh-web-hosting-support-server-management.jpg Subodh Mahant India Contributor TM Auditor Aug 2017
b9ae_17903830_10154694434623353_4714192452097940838_n.jpg Ugur Uygur Turkey Contributor TM Auditor Aug 2017
Joomler Position Role Date Started Date Ended
b7e9_jaq2013.jpg Jacques Rentzke South Africa Team Leader Feb 2010 Feb 2014
c210_marco-richter.JPG Marco Richter Germany Team Leader May 2014 Jul 2017
b4be_profilepic.jpg Crystal Harris Greece Member Aug 2014 Oct 2015
duke-speer.png Duke Speer United States Member Feb 2014 Dec 2016
guillermo-bravo.png Guillermo Chile Member Mar 2014 Aug 2015
jennifer-marriott.jpg Jennifer Marriott United States Member Jan 2008 Dec 2010
87a8_123_4.jpg Marc-Antoine Thevenet Saint Martin (French part) Member May 2014 Jul 2015
marijke-stuivenberg.stuivenberg_170x180.jpg Marijke Stuivenberg Netherlands OSM Liaison Mar 2014 Jul 2014
marijke-stuivenberg.stuivenberg_170x180.jpg Marijke Stuivenberg Netherlands Member Oct 2015 Jan 2016
marijke-stuivenberg.stuivenberg_170x180.jpg Marijke Stuivenberg Netherlands Member Apr 2016 Dec 2016
4b6a_mark-w-bender.jpg Mark W. Bender United States Member Dec 2014 Mar 2016
e083_richard-sparks.png Richard Sparks United States Member Dec 2014 Sep 2015
ron-van_schaik.jpeg Ron van Schaik Canada Member Dec 2014 Aug 2015
victor-drover.jpg Victor Drover Member Aug 2014 Aug 2016
085e_wilmar-meijer.jpg Wilmar Meijer Netherlands Member Sep 2015 Jun 2016

Domain Specialist

Handles the domain name requests: grants/suspends licenses. Support applicants to achieve the compliance. Update the “approved uses” list.

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Interim Lead

Since the Team Lead stepped down, the Interim Lead will take care of the team until the new TL elections. Major goal is to rebuild internal processes and recruit new team members to populate again the team.

Liaison

Help integration/communication with other specific teams. Report potential non-compliant uses or ask TM Auditors to verify suspicious uses of the Trademarks.

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TM Auditor

Verifies if a trademark/domain name use is compliant to the policy and to the Joomla! Brand Manual. Randomly verifies if a licensed use is still compliant. Take note of the audits and in case of misuses suspend the license.

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Trademark Specialist

Handles the trademark requests: grants/suspends licenses. Support applicants to achieve the compliance. Update the “approved uses” list.

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Trademark Team Report - September 15, 2017

By Luca Marzo on 2017-09-15 16:54 in Trademark & Licensing Team

This report is to announce the progress of Trademark & Licensing Team, no meeting has been held today. Progress & Achievements A new ticket system has been installed, accessible at https://tm.joomla.org/contact.html. Ticket system change was necessary due to several technical issues of...

Read more: Trademark Team Report - September 15, 2017

Trademark Team Report - August 15, 2017

By Luca Marzo on 2017-08-15 14:23 in Trademark & Licensing Team

This report is to announce the progress of Trademark & Licensing Team, no meeting has been held today. Progress & Achievements Jenn Gress and Deb Cinkus are draining down the Ticket queue, processing all the open tickets. 3 volunteers applied after the Call for Volunteers. Subodh...

Read more: Trademark Team Report - August 15, 2017

Trademark Team Meeting - July 27, 2017

By Luca Marzo on 2017-07-27 17:51 in Trademark & Licensing Team

This Joomla! Trademark & Licensing Team meeting was held on July 27th, 2017 at 07.00 p.m. (CET) on Glip. Team members Presents: Luca Marzo, Jenn Gress, Deb Cinkus. Discussion Outline Team opened a call for volunteers on Sunday. Trademark & Licensing Team needs motivated volunteers...

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Help us building a new Trademark Team

By Luca Marzo on 2017-07-23 10:06 in Trademark & Licensing Team

First of all, we want to say a big Thank you to Marco Richter who served as Team Leader for the Trademark & Licensing Working Group for long time. Since Marco stepped down as Team Leader, Luca will act temporary as interim team lead in order to rebuild the team, reorganizing the structure and...

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TLWG Meeting Report - May 04, 2016

By Luca Marzo on 2016-05-04 21:04 in Trademark & Licensing Team

The Joomla! Trademark & Licensing Working Group (TLWG) meets once a month. This meeting was held on May 4th, 2016 at 10.00 p.m. (CET) on Glip.   Team members Presents: Marco Richter, Marijke Stuivenberg, Luca Marzo, Jenn Gress. Absents: Deb Cinkus, Duke Speer, Victor Drover, Wilmar...

Read more: TLWG Meeting Report - May 04, 2016

TLWG Meeting Report - April 05, 2016

By Luca Marzo on 2016-04-05 21:44 in Trademark & Licensing Team

The Joomla! Trademark & Licensing Working Group (TLWG) meets once a month. This meeting was held on April 5th, 2016 at 10.00 p.m. (CET) on Glip. Team members Presents: Marco Richter, Marijke Stuivenberg, Luca Marzo Absents: Jenn Gress, Deb Cinkus, Duke Speer, Victor Drover, Wilmar...

Read more: TLWG Meeting Report - April 05, 2016

TLWG Meeting Report - March 09, 2016

By Luca Marzo on 2016-03-09 22:05 in Trademark & Licensing Team

The Joomla! Trademark & Licensing Working Group (TLWG) meets once a month. This meeting was held on March 9th, 2016 on Glip. Team members Presents: Marco Richter, Luca Marzo, Marijke Stuivenberg, Wilmar Meijer Absents: Jenn Gress, Deb Cinkus, Mark Bender, Duke Speer, Victor...

Read more: TLWG Meeting Report - March 09, 2016

January Meeting Report

By Victor Drover on 2015-01-29 00:00 in Trademark & Licensing Team

Attendees Jennifer Gress, Crystal Harris, Victor Drover Location Skype Summary On 12-Jan-2015, the member of the Trademark team met for approximately 1 hour to discuss the status of the new trademark website.  The attendees expressed some concern about communication levels with the trademark...

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The trademark team manages and defends Joomla-related trademarks and licensing on behalf of the Joomla! Community. We want to make sure that the world respects the policies and regulations we have around the use of the Joomla! name and brand mark.  For more information check out the Trademark Team website at https://tm.joomla.org

The trademark team has a number of roles needing to be filled from team liaisons and license administration to business mentors. Many roles require less than a couple hours per week.  No prior experience necessary - we will teach you what you need to know. Contact trademark@opensourcematters.org to learn more.



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