|Above, if a settlement is reached, Half Dome Village can get its old name, Curry Village, back. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
It looks like the dispute between the National Park Service and Yosemite National Park's former concessionaire, Delaware North may be resolved sooner than originally thought.
The Charlotte Observer reported:
WASHINGTON A high-profile clash over the trademarking of Yosemite National Park names appears headed for a mediated settlement.
The potential mediation, revealed in a new court filing, would enable the National Park Service and Yosemite’s former and current concessionaires to resolve their intellectual property differences more amicably and probably more quickly than in the raw legal arena.
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