The name "University of California" is the property of the state. No person shall, without the written permission of the Regents of the University of California, use this name, or any abbreviation of it or any name which these words are a part in any of the following ways:
Nothing in this section shall interfere with or restrict the right of any person to make a true and accurate statement of his or her present or former relationship or connection with, his or her employment by, or his or her enrollment in, the University of California in the course of stating his or her experience or qualifications for any academic, governmental, business, or professional credit or enrollment, or in connection with any academic, governmental, professional or other employment whatsoever.
Every person violating the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor.
(See also Presidential Policy to Permit Use of the University's Name.)
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