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You might also want to consider state laws.  Drawings and calculations going
out of your office without your name, seal, signature, etc.

Jim Persing, PE

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Allen [mailto:T.W.Allen(--nospam--at)cox.net]
> Sent: Thursday, July 10, 2003 7:41 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Calcs on the web! Any worries?
>
>
> I'm proposing on a project which will serve as a prototype for several
> installations. The owner wants to put the prototype drawings and
> calculations on their website so that their customers can see the
> design. I am told that I can omit my name and my company's
> name from the
> calculations and any drawings I produce. I can also (like the
> architect)
> include any disclaimer language (like "this design probably is not
> appropriate for the location you are considering" or something along
> those lines).
>
> Should I take the job? The work is with one of my very best
> clients and
> I would hate for him to go to a competitor. Of course, if the R-T-R
> (Risk to Reward) ratio is unattractive, then by all means, I
> don't mind
> letting my competitor have the work :o).
>
> Your opinions would be appreciated.
>
> TIA,
>
> T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. (CA #2607)
> V/F (949) 248-8588
> San Juan Capistrano, CA
>
>
>
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