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Re: [vox] [fwd] Save your SCO invoice: Bay Area Software Professionalsfor Responsibility and Accountability]

Actually its highly illegal and we all know the SEC can be a might pissy 
when they want to.  One wonders if it could all be tied to the recent /. 
story about the financial investor who seems to be working overtime to 
promote SCOX, while heading up a hedge fund largely stuffed with SCOX.


On Tue, 26 Aug 2003, Rod Roark wrote:

> Perhaps it would also help to complain to the SEC about
> SCO's management making false public statements for the
> purpose of inflating their stock price.  Last I heard, this
> was illegal.
> There's a handy form at:
>   http://www.sec.gov/complaint/cf942sec9570.htm
> --
> Rod Roark, Sunset Systems     http://www.sunsetsystems.com/
> Offering preconfigured Linux computers and custom software.
> Public Key: http://www.sunsetsystems.com/rodspublickey.asc
> On Tuesday 26 August 2003 06:22 pm, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> > ----- Forwarded message from Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org> -----
> >
> > Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2003 17:48:46 -0700
> > From: Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org>
> > Subject: [svlug] Save your SCO invoice: Bay Area Software Professionals for
> > 	Responsibility and Accountability
> > To: svlug@lists.svlug.org, baspra-announce@alt.org
> > Cc:
> >
> > If you receive an "invoice" from The SCO Group, please do not waste it
> > on a prank or expression of contempt for SCO -- they're certainly
> > expecting that.  If you want to do something symbolic with your
> > "SCO invoice", make a copy.
> >
> > After careful consideration, you may decide to give the false invoice
> > to law enforcement as part of a request to investigate SCO for fraud.
> >
> > We are starting a low-traffic announce-only mailing list to share
> > information on Bay Area community responses to the SCO invoice
> > scam, which will most likely include giving the "invoices" to law
> > enforcement.
> >
> > Who:   Bay Area Linux users, especially anyone who thinks that he
> >        or she may receive a false invoice from The SCO Group
> >
> > What:  Mailing list for announcements regarding local responses to
> >        SCO's fraudulent mailing
> >
> > Where: Sacramento, probably, that's where California Attorney General
> >        Bill Lockyer is.
> >
> > When:  Subscribe now, more info after the "invoices" come.
> >        http://lists.alt.org/mailman/listinfo/baspra-announce
> >
> > Why:   Because we're software professionals who are for responsibility
> >        and accountability (see subject).
> >
> > Doing some symbolic action with your "invoice" may be satisfying
> > or attention-getting, but SCO is expecting this.  But as soon
> > as they use false claims to attempt to get money from anyone,
> > they're doing something that is at least legally questionable,
> > and that you may wish to have law enforcement take a look at.
> >
> > Please _save_ the "invoice" and envelope.
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