AUTHORS, util/: Drop individual copyright notices

We have the git history which is a more reliable librarian.

Change-Id: Idbcc5ceeb33804204e56d62491cb58146f7c9f37
Signed-off-by: Patrick Georgi <pgeorgi@google.com>
Reviewed-on: https://review.coreboot.org/c/coreboot/+/41175
Tested-by: build bot (Jenkins) <no-reply@coreboot.org>
Reviewed-by: ron minnich <rminnich@gmail.com>
diff --git a/AUTHORS b/AUTHORS
index 4bc62a7..8b1cb22 100644
--- a/AUTHORS
+++ b/AUTHORS
@@ -51,6 +51,7 @@
 David Hendricks
 David Mosberger-Tang
 David Mueller
+David S. Peterson
 Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli
 Denis Dowling
 DENX Software Engineering
diff --git a/util/abuild/abuild b/util/abuild/abuild
index 3b86121..b6a6bfe 100755
--- a/util/abuild/abuild
+++ b/util/abuild/abuild
@@ -4,11 +4,6 @@
 #
 #  This script builds coreboot images for all available targets.
 #
-#  (C) 2004 by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@openbios.org>
-#  (C) 2006-2010 by coresystems GmbH <info@coresystems.de>
-#  (C) 2013-2014 Sage Electronic Engineering, LLC
-#  (C) 2014 Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
-#
 #  This file is subject to the terms and conditions of the GNU General
 #  Public License. See the file COPYING in the main directory of this
 #  archive for more details.
diff --git a/util/acpi/acpidump-all b/util/acpi/acpidump-all
index f43b7ef..29bf254 100755
--- a/util/acpi/acpidump-all
+++ b/util/acpi/acpidump-all
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2007-2010 by coresystems GmbH
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/amdfwtool/amdfwtool.c b/util/amdfwtool/amdfwtool.c
index 1ff86e6..bb4266d 100644
--- a/util/amdfwtool/amdfwtool.c
+++ b/util/amdfwtool/amdfwtool.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2015 - 2016 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/archive/archive.c b/util/archive/archive.c
index 36c0ab1..384a980 100644
--- a/util/archive/archive.c
+++ b/util/archive/archive.c
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2015 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
- *                 written by Daisuke Nojiri <dnojiri@chromium.org>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/archive/archive.h b/util/archive/archive.h
index 67c42e2..c7fe53f 100644
--- a/util/archive/archive.h
+++ b/util/archive/archive.h
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2015 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
- *                 written by Daisuke Nojiri <dnojiri@chromium.org>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/bincfg/bincfg.h b/util/bincfg/bincfg.h
index b8c6688..1f2d270 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/bincfg.h
+++ b/util/bincfg/bincfg.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* bincfg - Compiler/Decompiler for data blobs with specs */
 /*
- * bincfg - Compiler/Decompiler for data blobs with specs
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
- * Copyright (C) 2018 Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli <GNUtoo@no-log.org>
- *
  * This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bincfg/bincfg.l b/util/bincfg/bincfg.l
index f9e880f..5f9a2c9 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/bincfg.l
+++ b/util/bincfg/bincfg.l
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
+/* bincfg - Compiler/Decompiler for data blobs with specs */
 /*
- * bincfg - Compiler/Decompiler for data blobs with specs
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
- *
  * This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bincfg/bincfg.y b/util/bincfg/bincfg.y
index 8be11e9..5c65d75 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/bincfg.y
+++ b/util/bincfg/bincfg.y
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
+/* bincfg - Compiler/Decompiler for data blobs with specs */
 /*
- * bincfg - Compiler/Decompiler for data blobs with specs
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
- *
  * This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.set b/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.set
index 01f85ab..712551d 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.set
+++ b/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.set
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
-#
 # This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.spec b/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.spec
index 45eed0e..02394d7 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.spec
+++ b/util/bincfg/gbe-ich9m.spec
@@ -1,8 +1,3 @@
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2014 Steve Shenton <sgsit@libreboot.org>
-#                    Leah Rowe <info@minifree.org>
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
-#
 # This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.set b/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.set
index 255eb88..4aa5bf0 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.set
+++ b/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.set
@@ -1,6 +1,3 @@
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
-#
 # This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.spec b/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.spec
index 0cdbb9d..c9c8c1d 100644
--- a/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.spec
+++ b/util/bincfg/ifd-x200.spec
@@ -1,8 +1,3 @@
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2014 Steve Shenton <sgsit@libreboot.org>
-# Copyright (C) 2014, 2015 Leah Rowe <info@minifree.org>
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
-#
 # This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/board_status/board_status.sh b/util/board_status/board_status.sh
index a990ce5..6a5f3c1 100755
--- a/util/board_status/board_status.sh
+++ b/util/board_status/board_status.sh
@@ -2,9 +2,6 @@
 #
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2013 Google Inc.
-# Copyright (C) 2014 Sage Electronic Engineering, LLC.
-#
 
 EXIT_SUCCESS=0
 EXIT_FAILURE=1
diff --git a/util/board_status/getrevision.sh b/util/board_status/getrevision.sh
index 168c972..d3c99b0 100755
--- a/util/board_status/getrevision.sh
+++ b/util/board_status/getrevision.sh
@@ -3,9 +3,6 @@
 # This file is part of the coreboot project. It originated in the
 # flashrom project but has been heavily modified since then.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2013 Stefan Tauner
-# Copyright (C) 2013 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/bucts/bucts.c b/util/bucts/bucts.c
index a4bca30..f932e5b 100644
--- a/util/bucts/bucts.c
+++ b/util/bucts/bucts.c
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2011 Peter Stuge <peter@stuge.se>
- * Copyright (C) 2017-2018 Arthur Heymans <arthur@aheymans.xyz>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cavium/devicetree_convert.py b/util/cavium/devicetree_convert.py
index 827e5a7..549ae74 100755
--- a/util/cavium/devicetree_convert.py
+++ b/util/cavium/devicetree_convert.py
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
-
 # devicetree_convert Tool to convert a DTB to a static C file
-# Copyright (C) 2018 Facebook Inc.
 #
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/ProcessorBind.h b/util/cbfstool/ProcessorBind.h
index c0f4df0..7cad59c5 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/ProcessorBind.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/ProcessorBind.h
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
 /** @file
-  Processor or Compiler specific defines and types for IA-32 architecture.
+ * Processor or Compiler specific defines and types for IA-32 architecture.
+ */
 
-Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
-Copyright (c) 2006 - 2013, Intel Corporation. All rights reserved.<BR>
+/*
 This program and the accompanying materials are licensed and made available under
 the terms and conditions of the BSD License that accompanies this distribution.
 The full text of the license may be found at
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@
 THE PROGRAM IS DISTRIBUTED UNDER THE BSD LICENSE ON AN "AS IS" BASIS,
 WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.
 
-**/
+*/
 
 #ifndef __PROCESSOR_BIND_H__
 #define __PROCESSOR_BIND_H__
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/amdcompress.c b/util/cbfstool/amdcompress.c
index 641e1ea..a42cfc2 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/amdcompress.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/amdcompress.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* AMD Family 17h and later BIOS compressor */
 /*
- * AMD Family 17h and later BIOS compressor
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkpayload.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkpayload.c
index 830fe16..c063190 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkpayload.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkpayload.c
@@ -1,10 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * cbfs-mkpayload
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Jordan Crouse <jordan@cosmicpenguin.net>
- *               2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkstage.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkstage.c
index be920b4..3f6b026 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkstage.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs-mkstage.c
@@ -1,11 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * cbfs-mkstage
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Jordan Crouse <jordan@cosmicpenguin.net>
- *               2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs-payload-linux.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfs-payload-linux.c
index 6b4bf27..2b5a4b9 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs-payload-linux.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs-payload-linux.c
@@ -1,8 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * cbfs-payload-linux
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs.h b/util/cbfstool/cbfs.h
index f0c215d..11e80c4 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs.h
@@ -1,8 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Siemens AG
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.c
index 9bf3688..a0b2a82 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.c
@@ -1,11 +1,5 @@
+/* CBFS Image Manipulation */
 /*
- * CBFS Image Manipulation
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 The Chromium OS Authors. All rights reserved.
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Siemens AG. All rights reserved.
- * Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Facebook Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.h b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.h
index 1bb3c68..fa460f1 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_image.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* CBFS Image Manipulation */
 /*
- * CBFS Image Manipulation
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 The Chromium OS Authors. All rights reserved.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.c
index 088534a..c5f016f 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* track which sections of the image will contain CBFSes */
 /*
- * fmap_sections.c, track which sections of the image will contain CBFSes
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.h b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.h
index 3526f8d..c968a68 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfs_sections.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* fmap_sections.h, track which sections of the image will contain CBFSes */
 /*
- * fmap_sections.h, track which sections of the image will contain CBFSes
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfscomptool.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfscomptool.c
index 028893c..b50d4ef 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfscomptool.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfscomptool.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* cbfs-compression-tool, CLI utility for dealing with CBFS compressed data */
 /*
- * cbfs-compression-tool, CLI utility for dealing with CBFS compressed data
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/cbfstool.c b/util/cbfstool/cbfstool.c
index f15c65b..1421c8e 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/cbfstool.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/cbfstool.c
@@ -1,13 +1,5 @@
+/* cbfstool, CLI utility for CBFS file manipulation */
 /*
- * cbfstool, CLI utility for CBFS file manipulation
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Google, Inc.
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Siemens AG
- * Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Facebook Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/coff.h b/util/cbfstool/coff.h
index 3ee1b6a..da0ea17 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/coff.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/coff.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/common.c b/util/cbfstool/common.c
index c1725dc..2de67dc 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/common.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/common.c
@@ -1,10 +1,5 @@
+/* common utility functions for cbfstool */
 /*
- * common utility functions for cbfstool
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/common.h b/util/cbfstool/common.h
index f152104..94c1a98 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/common.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/common.h
@@ -1,8 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/compress.c b/util/cbfstool/compress.c
index 9938094..b92da0e 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/compress.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/compress.c
@@ -1,13 +1,5 @@
+/* compression handling for cbfstool */
 /*
- * compression handling for cbfstool
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2009 coresystems GmbH
- *                 written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de>
- *
- * Adapted from code
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Jordan Crouse <jordan@cosmicpenguin.net>, released
- * under identical license terms
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/console/console.h b/util/cbfstool/console/console.h
index daf0458..9c393f1 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/console/console.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/console/console.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/elfheaders.c b/util/cbfstool/elfheaders.c
index 53fe7a1..216e277 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/elfheaders.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/elfheaders.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* elf header parsing */
 /*
- * elf header parsing.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/elfparsing.h b/util/cbfstool/elfparsing.h
index 8b08c13..1cc6eb2 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/elfparsing.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/elfparsing.h
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fit.c b/util/cbfstool/fit.c
index 8ba50f7..f358720 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fit.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fit.c
@@ -1,10 +1,5 @@
+/* Firmware Interface Table support */
 /*
- * Firmware Interface Table support.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Google Inc.
- * Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Facebook Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fit.h b/util/cbfstool/fit.h
index c647ec5..feec0cf 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fit.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fit.h
@@ -1,10 +1,5 @@
+/* Firmware Interface Table support */
 /*
- * Firmware Interface Table support.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Google Inc.
- * Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Facebook Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.c b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.c
index 6255fc5..ca84dcc 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.c
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
-/* Copyright 2015, Google Inc.
- * All rights reserved.
- *
+/*
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.h b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.h
index 7f147ce..a9b4e43 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/fmap.h
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright 2015, Google Inc.
- * All rights reserved.
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.c b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.c
index c02068c..55be819 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.c
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright 2010, Google Inc.
- * All rights reserved.
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.h b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.h
index 1185a08..0029a5d 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/kv_pair.h
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright 2010, Google Inc.
- * All rights reserved.
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.c b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.c
index 4843962..32a4d38 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.c
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright 2010, Google Inc.
- * All rights reserved.
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.h b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.h
index 9b57d58..b2e3fbe 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap/valstr.h
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright 2010, Google Inc.
- * All rights reserved.
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/flashmap_tests.c b/util/cbfstool/flashmap_tests.c
index aabe5ff..d6483db 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/flashmap_tests.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/flashmap_tests.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* fmap_from_fmd.c, simple launcher for fmap library unit test suite */
 /*
- * fmap_from_fmd.c, simple launcher for fmap library unit test suite
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.c b/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.c
index 374667a..1773050 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* fmap_from_fmd.c, tool to distill flashmap descriptors into raw FMAP sections */
 /*
- * fmap_from_fmd.c, tool to distill flashmap descriptors into raw FMAP sections
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.h b/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.h
index 6159cfa..8464aa5 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmap_from_fmd.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* fmap_from_fmd.h, tool to distill flashmap descriptors into raw FMAP sections */
 /*
- * fmap_from_fmd.h, tool to distill flashmap descriptors into raw FMAP sections
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmaptool.c b/util/cbfstool/fmaptool.c
index 1c01ec0..3b10f79 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmaptool.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmaptool.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* fmaptool, CLI utility for converting plaintext fmd files into fmap blobs */
 /*
- * fmaptool, CLI utility for converting plaintext fmd files into fmap blobs
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmd.c b/util/cbfstool/fmd.c
index 7a289d7..5d990ca 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmd.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmd.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* fmd.c, parser frontend and utility functions for flashmap descriptor language */
 /*
- * fmd.c, parser frontend and utility functions for flashmap descriptor language
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmd.h b/util/cbfstool/fmd.h
index 90e6d6e..8a9e151 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmd.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmd.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* parser frontend and utility functions for flashmap descriptor language */
 /*
- * fmd.h, parser frontend and utility functions for flashmap descriptor language
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmd_parser.y b/util/cbfstool/fmd_parser.y
index 3ba710c..b10835e 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmd_parser.y
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmd_parser.y
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* parser generator for flashmap descriptor language */
 /*
- * fmd_parser.y, parser generator for flashmap descriptor language
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fmd_scanner.l b/util/cbfstool/fmd_scanner.l
index be9a5de..525fe6f 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fmd_scanner.l
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fmd_scanner.l
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* scanner generator for flashmap descriptor language */
 /*
- * fmd_scanner.l, scanner generator for flashmap descriptor language
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/fv.h b/util/cbfstool/fv.h
index 996508d..8a6031d 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/fv.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/fv.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/ifittool.c b/util/cbfstool/ifittool.c
index dce37c8..3a9c37e 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/ifittool.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/ifittool.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* cbfstool, CLI utility for creating rmodules */
 /*
- * cbfstool, CLI utility for creating rmodules
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Facebook Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/ifwitool.c b/util/cbfstool/ifwitool.c
index b25db4f..591f588 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/ifwitool.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/ifwitool.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* ifwitool, CLI utility for IFWI manipulation */
 /*
- * ifwitool, CLI utility for IFWI manipulation
- *
- * Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/linux.h b/util/cbfstool/linux.h
index 4bba6f0..c8281f7 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/linux.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/linux.h
@@ -1,6 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of coreboot */
 /*
- * This file is part of coreboot..
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.S b/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.S
index 3b4e730..fd21475 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.S
+++ b/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.S
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* linux_trampoline */
 /*
- * linux_trampoline
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.h b/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.h
index 7b4fad5..dcdcf08 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/linux_trampoline.h
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of coreboot */
 /*
- * This file is part of coreboot..
- *
- * Based on work by Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- * Copyright 2014 Curt Brune <curt@cumulusnetworks.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/option.h b/util/cbfstool/option.h
index 9a25f5a..1342383 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/option.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/option.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* unsigned OPTION type */
 /*
- * option.h, unsigned OPTION type
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.c b/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.c
index a2d9ddf..917341c 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* read and write binary file "partitions" described by FMAP */
 /*
- * partitioned_file.c, read and write binary file "partitions" described by FMAP
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.h b/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.h
index 5a8f4dd..75d51e0 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/partitioned_file.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* read and write binary file "partitions" described by FMAP */
 /*
- * partitioned_file.h, read and write binary file "partitions" described by FMAP
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/rmodtool.c b/util/cbfstool/rmodtool.c
index bbcc2ae..90af3af5 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/rmodtool.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/rmodtool.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* CLI utility for creating rmodules */
 /*
- * cbfstool, CLI utility for creating rmodules
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Google, Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/rmodule.c b/util/cbfstool/rmodule.c
index 1d087b1..800a85b 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/rmodule.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/rmodule.c
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Google, Inc.
- * Copyright (C) 2018 Eltan B.V.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/rmodule.h b/util/cbfstool/rmodule.h
index abd8c02..7b29194 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/rmodule.h
+++ b/util/cbfstool/rmodule.h
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Google, Inc.
- * Copyright (C) 2018 Eltan B.V.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbfstool/xdr.c b/util/cbfstool/xdr.c
index 06cc91f..d7bcb32 100644
--- a/util/cbfstool/xdr.c
+++ b/util/cbfstool/xdr.c
@@ -1,8 +1,4 @@
- /*
- * cbfstool, CLI utility for CBFS file manipulation
- *
- * Copyright 2013 Google Inc.
- *
+/*
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbmem/Makefile b/util/cbmem/Makefile
index 56445d8..5cc55a3 100644
--- a/util/cbmem/Makefile
+++ b/util/cbmem/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2012 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/cbmem/cbmem.c b/util/cbmem/cbmem.c
index 24a9b54..54642da 100644
--- a/util/cbmem/cbmem.c
+++ b/util/cbmem/cbmem.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright 2012 Google Inc.
- * Copyright (C) 2015 Timothy Pearson <tpearson@raptorengineeringinc.com>, Raptor Engineering
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/chromeos/crosfirmware.sh b/util/chromeos/crosfirmware.sh
index 5fec96b..0dcb449 100755
--- a/util/chromeos/crosfirmware.sh
+++ b/util/chromeos/crosfirmware.sh
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Joe Pillow
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/chromeos/extract_blobs.sh b/util/chromeos/extract_blobs.sh
index a674ada..ca5c932 100755
--- a/util/chromeos/extract_blobs.sh
+++ b/util/chromeos/extract_blobs.sh
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Joe Pillow
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/chromeos/gen_test_hwid.sh b/util/chromeos/gen_test_hwid.sh
index 849ff6a..6e7cdee 100755
--- a/util/chromeos/gen_test_hwid.sh
+++ b/util/chromeos/gen_test_hwid.sh
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2019 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/crossgcc/Makefile.inc b/util/crossgcc/Makefile.inc
index ed8d66e..c6e468b 100644
--- a/util/crossgcc/Makefile.inc
+++ b/util/crossgcc/Makefile.inc
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/crossgcc/buildgcc b/util/crossgcc/buildgcc
index 150e616..2e35462 100755
--- a/util/crossgcc/buildgcc
+++ b/util/crossgcc/buildgcc
@@ -12,12 +12,6 @@
 #        This is used for all of our color printing.
 
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
-# written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@coresystems.de> and
-#            Stefan Reinauer <stefan.reinauer@coresystems.de>
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2011 by Sage Electronic Engineering
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/docker/Makefile b/util/docker/Makefile
index 808a1d7..c3b8fd6 100644
--- a/util/docker/Makefile
+++ b/util/docker/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2016 Google, Inc.
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/kconfig2html b/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/kconfig2html
index 35386b1..250b345 100755
--- a/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/kconfig2html
+++ b/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/kconfig2html
@@ -2,10 +2,7 @@
 #
 # kconfig2wiki - Kconfig to MediaWiki converter for
 # https://www.coreboot.org/coreboot_Options
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
 # based on http://landley.net/kdocs/make/menuconfig2html.py
-# Copyright (C) by Rob Landley
 #
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
diff --git a/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/run.sh b/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/run.sh
index 08732e7..8f48f87 100755
--- a/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/run.sh
+++ b/util/docker/coreboot.org-status/run.sh
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2018 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/dtd_parser/dtd_parser.py b/util/dtd_parser/dtd_parser.py
index 68045cb..d00d521 100755
--- a/util/dtd_parser/dtd_parser.py
+++ b/util/dtd_parser/dtd_parser.py
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
 # dtd_parser.py - DTD structure parser
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2012 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License
diff --git a/util/ectool/Makefile b/util/ectool/Makefile
index fdda265..c2ba763 100644
--- a/util/ectool/Makefile
+++ b/util/ectool/Makefile
@@ -1,9 +1,3 @@
-##
-## Makefile for ectool
-##
-## Copyright (C) 2009 by coresystems GmbH
-## written by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@coresystems.de>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/exynos/fixed_cksum.py b/util/exynos/fixed_cksum.py
index 6679862..7e95465 100755
--- a/util/exynos/fixed_cksum.py
+++ b/util/exynos/fixed_cksum.py
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2013 Google Inc.
-#
 # Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
 # modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
 # are met:
diff --git a/util/exynos/variable_cksum.py b/util/exynos/variable_cksum.py
index 9725261..05e2d00 100755
--- a/util/exynos/variable_cksum.py
+++ b/util/exynos/variable_cksum.py
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2013 Google Inc.
-#
 # Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
 # modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
 # are met:
diff --git a/util/find_usbdebug/find_usbdebug.sh b/util/find_usbdebug/find_usbdebug.sh
index c7b2e7e..28d02ad 100755
--- a/util/find_usbdebug/find_usbdebug.sh
+++ b/util/find_usbdebug/find_usbdebug.sh
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
 #!/bin/bash
 
-# Copyright 2008 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
-# Copyright 2015 Stefan Tauner
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/fuzz-tests/jpeg-test.c b/util/fuzz-tests/jpeg-test.c
index 0f9a925..82d6d5c 100644
--- a/util/fuzz-tests/jpeg-test.c
+++ b/util/fuzz-tests/jpeg-test.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/genbuild_h/genbuild_h.sh b/util/genbuild_h/genbuild_h.sh
index 8da68ba..e770425 100755
--- a/util/genbuild_h/genbuild_h.sh
+++ b/util/genbuild_h/genbuild_h.sh
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2014 Sage Electronic Engineering, LLC.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/gitconfig/commit-msg b/util/gitconfig/commit-msg
index ba6fa3f..f0c0b65 100755
--- a/util/gitconfig/commit-msg
+++ b/util/gitconfig/commit-msg
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-#
 # Part of Gerrit Code Review (http://code.google.com/p/gerrit/)
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2009 The Android Open Source Project
-#
 # Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
 # you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
 # You may obtain a copy of the License at
diff --git a/util/gitconfig/gitconfig.sh b/util/gitconfig/gitconfig.sh
index 4df93cf..e287658 100755
--- a/util/gitconfig/gitconfig.sh
+++ b/util/gitconfig/gitconfig.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2011 secunet Security Networks AG
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/gitconfig/pre-commit b/util/gitconfig/pre-commit
index 78b2509..2dcdcb1 100755
--- a/util/gitconfig/pre-commit
+++ b/util/gitconfig/pre-commit
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2015 Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/gitconfig/test/commit-message-hook.sh b/util/gitconfig/test/commit-message-hook.sh
index a2c53ec..7642746 100755
--- a/util/gitconfig/test/commit-message-hook.sh
+++ b/util/gitconfig/test/commit-message-hook.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/bash
-
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2003-2018 Alex Thiessen <alex.thiessen.de+coreboot@gmail.com>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 3 or later of the License.
diff --git a/util/gitconfig/test/helpers.sh b/util/gitconfig/test/helpers.sh
index 0d4b3c8..31e3913 100644
--- a/util/gitconfig/test/helpers.sh
+++ b/util/gitconfig/test/helpers.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/bash
-
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2003-2018 Alex Thiessen <alex.thiessen.de+coreboot@gmail.com>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 3 or later of the License.
diff --git a/util/gitconfig/test/timeout.sh b/util/gitconfig/test/timeout.sh
index 5e2164f..f404a65 100755
--- a/util/gitconfig/test/timeout.sh
+++ b/util/gitconfig/test/timeout.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/bash
-
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2003-2018 Alex Thiessen <alex.thiessen.de+coreboot@gmail.com>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 3 or later of the License.
diff --git a/util/ifdtool/Makefile b/util/ifdtool/Makefile
index 50c6c30..8ebc667 100644
--- a/util/ifdtool/Makefile
+++ b/util/ifdtool/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-#
 # ifdtool - dump Intel Firmware Descriptor information
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2011 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.c b/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.c
index 97b9cd1..08a65b3 100644
--- a/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.c
+++ b/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* ifdtool - dump Intel Firmware Descriptor information */
 /*
- * ifdtool - dump Intel Firmware Descriptor information
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2011 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.h b/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.h
index aecd8fa..0b81260 100644
--- a/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.h
+++ b/util/ifdtool/ifdtool.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* ifdtool - dump Intel Firmware Descriptor information */
 /*
- * ifdtool - dump Intel Firmware Descriptor information
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2011 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/intelmetool/Makefile b/util/intelmetool/Makefile
index 55ba82a..4bf3c34 100644
--- a/util/intelmetool/Makefile
+++ b/util/intelmetool/Makefile
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 # intelmetool
 
-# Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
-
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
 # modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as
 # published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of
diff --git a/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.c b/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.c
index 37cd357..5d85238 100644
--- a/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.c
+++ b/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.c
@@ -1,6 +1,5 @@
-/* intelmetool  Dump interesting things about Management Engine even if hidden
- * Copyright (C) 2014  Damien Zammit <damien@zamaudio.com>
- *
+/* intelmetool  Dump interesting things about Management Engine even if hidden */
+/*
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License,
diff --git a/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.h b/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.h
index 27bf46d..f3dbcee 100644
--- a/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.h
+++ b/util/intelmetool/intelmetool.h
@@ -1,10 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * intelmetool
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2009 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- * Copyright (C) 2015-2019 Damien Zammit
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/Makefile b/util/inteltool/Makefile
index bc6bcb3..75daef0 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/Makefile
+++ b/util/inteltool/Makefile
@@ -1,9 +1,3 @@
-#
-# Makefile for inteltool utility
-#
-# Copyright (C) 2008 by coresystems GmbH
-# written by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@coresystems.de>
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/inteltool/amb.c b/util/inteltool/amb.c
index 506ba5f..67b5d8f 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/amb.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/amb.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Sven Schnelle <svens@stackframe.org>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/cpu.c b/util/inteltool/cpu.c
index e322e81..f142455 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/cpu.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/cpu.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/gfx.c b/util/inteltool/gfx.c
index 083e6c3..e19f58b 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/gfx.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/gfx.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Anton Kochkov
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/gpio.c b/util/inteltool/gpio.c
index 01b187f..6928764 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/gpio.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/gpio.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008 by coresystems GmbH
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/gpio_groups.c b/util/inteltool/gpio_groups.c
index bb196a9..6f65f6d 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/gpio_groups.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/gpio_groups.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2017 secunet Security Networks AG
- * Copyright (C) 2019 YADRO
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/inteltool.c b/util/inteltool/inteltool.c
index 8d5d994..12f8c6a 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/inteltool.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/inteltool.c
@@ -1,11 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- *  written by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2009 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- * Copyright (C) 2017 secunet Security Networks AG
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/inteltool.h b/util/inteltool/inteltool.h
index 0b1b476..ba46887 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/inteltool.h
+++ b/util/inteltool/inteltool.h
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2009 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/ivy_memory.c b/util/inteltool/ivy_memory.c
index 16c1d89..2893c70 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/ivy_memory.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/ivy_memory.c
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Vladimir Serbinenko
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 or (at your option) any later version of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/lpc.c b/util/inteltool/lpc.c
index 247c37a..068ad03 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/lpc.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/lpc.c
@@ -1,11 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- *  written by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2017 secunet Security Networks AG
- * Copyright (C) 2020 Michael Niewöhner <foss@mniewoehner.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/memory.c b/util/inteltool/memory.c
index f5f3f94..59b94ff 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/memory.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/memory.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system. */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/pcie.c b/util/inteltool/pcie.c
index 38ef61f..837afdd 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/pcie.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/pcie.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- * Copyright (C) 2012 Anton Kochkov
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/pcr.c b/util/inteltool/pcr.c
index 8131fdd..231a61d 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/pcr.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/pcr.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2017 secunet Security Networks AG
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/pcr.h b/util/inteltool/pcr.h
index 4c272ff..69826c3 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/pcr.h
+++ b/util/inteltool/pcr.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2017 secunet Security Networks AG
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/powermgt.c b/util/inteltool/powermgt.c
index 0edd3e8..a7a2035 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/powermgt.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/powermgt.c
@@ -1,10 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2010 by coresystems GmbH
- *  written by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2017 secunet Security Networks AG
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/inteltool/rootcmplx.c b/util/inteltool/rootcmplx.c
index 8aa959b..6758c66 100644
--- a/util/inteltool/rootcmplx.c
+++ b/util/inteltool/rootcmplx.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system */
 /*
- * inteltool - dump all registers on an Intel CPU + chipset based system.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2008 by coresystems GmbH
- *  written by Stefan Reinauer <stepan@coresystems.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/intelvbttool/Makefile b/util/intelvbttool/Makefile
index 57f2627..34f4254 100644
--- a/util/intelvbttool/Makefile
+++ b/util/intelvbttool/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2012 The ChromiumOS Authors.  All rights reserved.
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/intelvbttool/intelvbttool.c b/util/intelvbttool/intelvbttool.c
index 2dfa002..b98d6e4 100644
--- a/util/intelvbttool/intelvbttool.c
+++ b/util/intelvbttool/intelvbttool.c
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Vladimir Serbinenko
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_dump.c b/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_dump.c
index 6122449..a96464a 100644
--- a/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_dump.c
+++ b/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_dump.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Iru Cai <mytbk920423@gmail.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_insert.c b/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_insert.c
index f582954..cc86b77 100644
--- a/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_insert.c
+++ b/util/kbc1126/kbc1126_ec_insert.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Iru Cai <mytbk920423@gmail.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/kconfig/toada.c b/util/kconfig/toada.c
index 9a11b04..9db4dc7 100644
--- a/util/kconfig/toada.c
+++ b/util/kconfig/toada.c
@@ -1,6 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * This file is part of the coreboot project.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/lint/checkpatch_json.py b/util/lint/checkpatch_json.py
index c8dd36d..827d2f5 100755
--- a/util/lint/checkpatch_json.py
+++ b/util/lint/checkpatch_json.py
@@ -1,8 +1,4 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
-# Copyright (C) 2018 Intel Corporation.
-# written by Naresh G Solanki<naresh.solanki@intel.com> and
-#            Maulik V Vaghela <maulik.v.vaghela@intel.com>
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/kconfig_lint b/util/lint/kconfig_lint
index 16188ba..bdf9b8b 100755
--- a/util/lint/kconfig_lint
+++ b/util/lint/kconfig_lint
@@ -1,11 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env perl
-
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2015 Martin L Roth <gaumless@gmail.com>
-# Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Google, Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-000-license-headers b/util/lint/lint-000-license-headers
index c1110ec..080e6de 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-000-license-headers
+++ b/util/lint/lint-000-license-headers
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-001-no-global-config-in-romstage b/util/lint/lint-001-no-global-config-in-romstage
index e51e8dd..29c9db1 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-001-no-global-config-in-romstage
+++ b/util/lint/lint-001-no-global-config-in-romstage
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-007-checkpatch b/util/lint/lint-007-checkpatch
index a7b63e8..77c3907 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-007-checkpatch
+++ b/util/lint/lint-007-checkpatch
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-008-kconfig b/util/lint/lint-008-kconfig
index 8a0042d..79f7146 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-008-kconfig
+++ b/util/lint/lint-008-kconfig
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-014-qualified-types b/util/lint/lint-014-qualified-types
index d447c4b..7c0409c 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-014-qualified-types
+++ b/util/lint/lint-014-qualified-types
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-extended-007-checkpatch b/util/lint/lint-extended-007-checkpatch
index c221d4a..80c1af5 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-extended-007-checkpatch
+++ b/util/lint/lint-extended-007-checkpatch
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-extended-015-final-newlines b/util/lint/lint-extended-015-final-newlines
index ee573f5..4e72995 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-extended-015-final-newlines
+++ b/util/lint/lint-extended-015-final-newlines
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-extended-020-signed-off-by b/util/lint/lint-extended-020-signed-off-by
index 065b286..7700b3a 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-extended-020-signed-off-by
+++ b/util/lint/lint-extended-020-signed-off-by
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License, or (at your option)
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-003-whitespace b/util/lint/lint-stable-003-whitespace
index b2011e7..7943fcc 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-003-whitespace
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-003-whitespace
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2011 Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-004-style-labels b/util/lint/lint-stable-004-style-labels
index 698b22d..c952b91 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-004-style-labels
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-004-style-labels
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2012 Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-005-board-status b/util/lint/lint-stable-005-board-status
index 952a9b5..edaa0b7 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-005-board-status
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-005-board-status
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2014 Vladimir Serbinenko <phcoder@gmail.com>
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License, or (at your option)
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-006-board-name b/util/lint/lint-stable-006-board-name
index b2418a1..1458c8b 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-006-board-name
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-006-board-name
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License, or (at your option)
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-008-kconfig b/util/lint/lint-stable-008-kconfig
index 25d04b6..778a7a5 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-008-kconfig
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-008-kconfig
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-009-old-licenses b/util/lint/lint-stable-009-old-licenses
index 6e6dc1c..369d393 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-009-old-licenses
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-009-old-licenses
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-010-asm-syntax b/util/lint/lint-stable-010-asm-syntax
index a102a77..d532c5d 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-010-asm-syntax
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-010-asm-syntax
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-012-executable-bit b/util/lint/lint-stable-012-executable-bit
index e7ff3cb..5827a59 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-012-executable-bit
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-012-executable-bit
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License, or (at your option)
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-013-site-local b/util/lint/lint-stable-013-site-local
index d701ee0..af660ab 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-013-site-local
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-013-site-local
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License, or (at your option)
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-016-non-ascii b/util/lint/lint-stable-016-non-ascii
index fbb830d..a9967ca 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-016-non-ascii
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-016-non-ascii
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-017-configs b/util/lint/lint-stable-017-configs
index 6d7393d..01d32b1 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-017-configs
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-017-configs
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-018-symlinks b/util/lint/lint-stable-018-symlinks
index 6f58e7d..eddcb05 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-018-symlinks
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-018-symlinks
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-019-header-files b/util/lint/lint-stable-019-header-files
index 11bc432..6940227 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-019-header-files
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-019-header-files
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-021-coreboot-lowercase b/util/lint/lint-stable-021-coreboot-lowercase
index a71d204..6c6a56b 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-021-coreboot-lowercase
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-021-coreboot-lowercase
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-022-clang-format b/util/lint/lint-stable-022-clang-format
index 48f51a8..fb9388b 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-022-clang-format
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-022-clang-format
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2018 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/lint/lint-stable-023-filenames b/util/lint/lint-stable-023-filenames
index aa7b090..6332d2e 100755
--- a/util/lint/lint-stable-023-filenames
+++ b/util/lint/lint-stable-023-filenames
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2018 Google LLC
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/Makefile.inc b/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/Makefile.inc
index f130808..38cf728 100644
--- a/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/Makefile.inc
+++ b/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/Makefile.inc
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright 2020 Google LLC
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/ec.h b/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/ec.h
index 5d3278f4..e6c68af 100644
--- a/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/ec.h
+++ b/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/ec.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * This file is part of the coreboot project.
- *
- * Copyright 2020 Google LLC
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/gpio.h b/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/gpio.h
index ad4d68b..122f7a4 100644
--- a/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/gpio.h
+++ b/util/mainboard/google/volteer/template/include/variant/gpio.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * This file is part of the coreboot project.
- *
- * Copyright 2020 Google LLC
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/me_cleaner/me_cleaner.py b/util/me_cleaner/me_cleaner.py
index f592863..d921fd9 100755
--- a/util/me_cleaner/me_cleaner.py
+++ b/util/me_cleaner/me_cleaner.py
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python
-
 # me_cleaner - Tool for partial deblobbing of Intel ME/TXE firmware images
-# Copyright (C) 2016-2018 Nicola Corna <nicola@corna.info>
 #
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
diff --git a/util/mma/mma.conf b/util/mma/mma.conf
index 29c1f22..917b42a 100644
--- a/util/mma/mma.conf
+++ b/util/mma/mma.conf
@@ -1,4 +1,3 @@
-# Copyright (c) 2015 The Chromium OS Authors. All rights reserved.
 # Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
 # found in the LICENSE file.
 
diff --git a/util/mma/mma_automated_test.sh b/util/mma/mma_automated_test.sh
index 1c324f3..81ec812 100755
--- a/util/mma/mma_automated_test.sh
+++ b/util/mma/mma_automated_test.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2015 Intel Corporation.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/mma/mma_get_result.sh b/util/mma/mma_get_result.sh
index f797e7f..890ee74 100755
--- a/util/mma/mma_get_result.sh
+++ b/util/mma/mma_get_result.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2015 Intel Corporation.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/mma/mma_setup_test.sh b/util/mma/mma_setup_test.sh
index b2a0de9..a53905b 100755
--- a/util/mma/mma_setup_test.sh
+++ b/util/mma/mma_setup_test.sh
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Intel Corporation.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/mtkheader/gen-bl-img.py b/util/mtkheader/gen-bl-img.py
index 983923d..656b976 100755
--- a/util/mtkheader/gen-bl-img.py
+++ b/util/mtkheader/gen-bl-img.py
@@ -1,11 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
-
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (c) 2015 MediaTek Inc.
-# Author: Tristan Shieh <tristan.shieh@mediatek.com>
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-bin.c b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-bin.c
index baada27..6bb5da1 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-bin.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-bin.c
@@ -1,19 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * lbtable.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2012, Vikram Narayanan
- *  	Unified build_opt_tbl and nvramtool
- *  	build_opt_tbl.c
- *  	Copyright (C) 2003 Eric Biederman (ebiederm@xmission.com)
- *  	Copyright (C) 2007-2010 coresystems GmbH
- *
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>
- *  and Stefan Reinauer <stepan@openbios.org>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-common.c b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-common.c
index 33522f4..15a2672 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-common.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-common.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * layout_common.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2012, Vikram Narayanan
- *  Unified build_opt_tbl and nvramtool
- *  build_opt_tbl.c
- *  	Copyright (C) 2003 Eric Biederman (ebiederm@xmission.com)
- *  	Copyright (C) 2007-2010 coresystems GmbH
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.c b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.c
index 7bcfb93..75b2ee8 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.c
@@ -1,18 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * layout-text.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2012, Vikram Narayanan
- *  	Unified build_opt_tbl and nvramtool
- *  	build_opt_tbl.c
- *  	Copyright (C) 2003 Eric Biederman (ebiederm@xmission.com)
- *  	Copyright (C) 2007-2010 coresystems GmbH
- *
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.h b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.h
index abbd414..2074642 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/accessors/layout-text.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * layout_file.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cbfs.c b/util/nvramtool/cbfs.c
index 67568fa..86b5f59 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cbfs.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cbfs.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Jordan Crouse <jordan@cosmicpenguin.net>
- * Copyright (C) 2011 secunet Security Networks AG
- *     (Written by Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi@secunet.com>)
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cbfs.h b/util/nvramtool/cbfs.h
index 679f5e4..acf359e 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cbfs.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cbfs.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Jordan Crouse <jordan@cosmicpenguin.net>
- *
  * This file is dual-licensed. You can choose between:
  *   - The GNU GPL, version 2, as published by the Free Software Foundation
  *   - The revised BSD license (without advertising clause)
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.8 b/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.8
index 263bbb8..12f92ac 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.8
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.8
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 .\"***************************************************************************\
 .\" nvramtool.8
 .\"***************************************************************************
-.\"  Copyright (C) 2002, 2003 The Regents of the University of California.
-.\"  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
-.\"  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
-.\"  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
-.\"  All rights reserved.
-.\"
 .\"  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
 .\"  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
 .\"  For details, see https://www.coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.c b/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.c
index 7f3f468..c6d4d9c 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cli/nvramtool.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * nvramtool.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.c b/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.c
index d4ea9ce..5c40748 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * opts.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.h b/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.h
index e6bd1f6..f04a3b0 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cli/opts.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * opts.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.c b/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.c
index 32406ec..71206d2 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * cmos_lowlevel.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.h b/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.h
index 2b10ae3..5f18af2 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cmos_lowlevel.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * cmos_lowlevel.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.c b/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.c
index 45b6162..db46f45 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * cmos_ops.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.h b/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.h
index 12a11b6..3785633 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/cmos_ops.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * cmos_ops.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/common.c b/util/nvramtool/common.c
index 5dfc3bd..388c7e1 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/common.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/common.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * common.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/common.h b/util/nvramtool/common.h
index f49bc33..dccebcc 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/common.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/common.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * common.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/hexdump.c b/util/nvramtool/hexdump.c
index 4f0023d..29cbc34 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/hexdump.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/hexdump.c
@@ -7,11 +7,6 @@
 
 /* hexdump.c
  *
- * Copyright (C) 2002
- *     David S. Peterson.  All rights reserved.
- *
- * Author: David S. Peterson <dave_peterson@pobox.com>
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/hexdump.h b/util/nvramtool/hexdump.h
index 14c4bbf..98dca51 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/hexdump.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/hexdump.h
@@ -7,11 +7,6 @@
 
 /* hexdump.h
  *
- * Copyright (C) 2002
- *     David S. Peterson.  All rights reserved.
- *
- * Author: David S. Peterson <dave_peterson@pobox.com>
- *
  * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
  * modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
  * met:
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/input_file.c b/util/nvramtool/input_file.c
index 730ea37..b683aee 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/input_file.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/input_file.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * input_file.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/input_file.h b/util/nvramtool/input_file.h
index 0fce720..b55c65a 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/input_file.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/input_file.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * input_file.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by David S. Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/layout.c b/util/nvramtool/layout.c
index 884a828..8d8b53e 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/layout.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/layout.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * layout.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/layout.h b/util/nvramtool/layout.h
index a75654b..b2b5153 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/layout.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/layout.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * layout.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/lbtable.c b/util/nvramtool/lbtable.c
index a9586c8..cf01f72 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/lbtable.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/lbtable.c
@@ -1,13 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * lbtable.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>
- *  and Stefan Reinauer <stepan@openbios.org>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/lbtable.h b/util/nvramtool/lbtable.h
index 60609a9..0c55f4c 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/lbtable.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/lbtable.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * lbtable.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.c b/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.c
index 5be80fc..30e8ecd 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.c
+++ b/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.c
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * reg_expr.c
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.h b/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.h
index 553c96a..cae2796 100644
--- a/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.h
+++ b/util/nvramtool/reg_expr.h
@@ -1,12 +1,6 @@
 /*****************************************************************************\
  * reg_expr.h
  *****************************************************************************
- *  Copyright (C) 2002-2005 The Regents of the University of California.
- *  Produced at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
- *  Written by Dave Peterson <dsp@llnl.gov> <dave_peterson@pobox.com>.
- *  UCRL-CODE-2003-012
- *  All rights reserved.
- *
  *  This file is part of nvramtool, a utility for reading/writing coreboot
  *  parameters and displaying information from the coreboot table.
  *  For details, see https://coreboot.org/nvramtool.
diff --git a/util/pmh7tool/Makefile b/util/pmh7tool/Makefile
index 034ed40..8572e00 100644
--- a/util/pmh7tool/Makefile
+++ b/util/pmh7tool/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,3 @@
-##
-## Makefile for pmh7tool
-##
-## Copyright (C) 2018 Evgeny Zinoviev <me@ch1p.com>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.c b/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.c
index 9f2dc64..908abf3 100644
--- a/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.c
+++ b/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2018 Evgeny Zinoviev <me@ch1p.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.h b/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.h
index 9549bbd..34ccbc9 100644
--- a/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.h
+++ b/util/pmh7tool/pmh7tool.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2018 Evgeny Zinoviev <me@ch1p.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/post/post.c b/util/post/post.c
index 6d67909..ef76916 100644
--- a/util/post/post.c
+++ b/util/post/post.c
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli <GNUtoo@no-log.org>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/qualcomm/createxbl.py b/util/qualcomm/createxbl.py
index 65d8eb9..6f01ffb 100755
--- a/util/qualcomm/createxbl.py
+++ b/util/qualcomm/createxbl.py
@@ -6,8 +6,6 @@
 # GENERAL DESCRIPTION
 #   Concatentates XBL segments into one ELF image
 #
-# Copyright (c) 2016, 2018, The Linux Foundation. All rights reserved.
-#
 # Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
 # modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
 # met:
diff --git a/util/qualcomm/ipqheader.py b/util/qualcomm/ipqheader.py
index fe14e1f..1003374 100755
--- a/util/qualcomm/ipqheader.py
+++ b/util/qualcomm/ipqheader.py
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python3
 #
-# Copyright (c) 2013 The Linux Foundation. All rights reserved.
-#
 # Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
 # modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
 #
diff --git a/util/qualcomm/mbn_tools.py b/util/qualcomm/mbn_tools.py
index b89044ff..41904d0 100755
--- a/util/qualcomm/mbn_tools.py
+++ b/util/qualcomm/mbn_tools.py
@@ -6,8 +6,6 @@
 # GENERAL DESCRIPTION
 #    Contains all MBN Utilities for image generation
 #
-# Copyright (c) 2016, 2018, The Linux Foundation. All rights reserved.
-#
 # Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
 # modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are
 # met:
diff --git a/util/release/genrelnotes b/util/release/genrelnotes
index d0f1a7a..e972b40 100755
--- a/util/release/genrelnotes
+++ b/util/release/genrelnotes
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright 2015-2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/release/gerrit_stats.pl b/util/release/gerrit_stats.pl
index acd5622..9e2e71a 100755
--- a/util/release/gerrit_stats.pl
+++ b/util/release/gerrit_stats.pl
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/perl
-
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2015 Google, Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/riscv/sifive-gpt.py b/util/riscv/sifive-gpt.py
index f1e4fa8..c651f02 100755
--- a/util/riscv/sifive-gpt.py
+++ b/util/riscv/sifive-gpt.py
@@ -1,8 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python3
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2018 Jonathan Neuschäfer
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/rockchip/make_idb.py b/util/rockchip/make_idb.py
index 1ffb910..87d8e54 100755
--- a/util/rockchip/make_idb.py
+++ b/util/rockchip/make_idb.py
@@ -1,5 +1,4 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python2
-# Copyright (c) 2014 Google Inc. All rights reserved.
 # Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
 # found in the LICENSE file.
 
diff --git a/util/sconfig/main.c b/util/sconfig/main.c
index 186eedb..036c59c 100644
--- a/util/sconfig/main.c
+++ b/util/sconfig/main.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler */
 /*
- * sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
- *   written by Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/sconfig/sconfig.h b/util/sconfig/sconfig.h
index 2603904..9f6e01c 100644
--- a/util/sconfig/sconfig.h
+++ b/util/sconfig/sconfig.h
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler */
 /*
- * sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
- *   written by Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/sconfig/sconfig.l b/util/sconfig/sconfig.l
index 14eb965..0c30d2c 100755
--- a/util/sconfig/sconfig.l
+++ b/util/sconfig/sconfig.l
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 %{
+/* sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler */
 /*
- * sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
- *   written by Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/sconfig/sconfig.tab.c_shipped b/util/sconfig/sconfig.tab.c_shipped
index 1831e91..f0233a5 100644
--- a/util/sconfig/sconfig.tab.c_shipped
+++ b/util/sconfig/sconfig.tab.c_shipped
@@ -67,12 +67,8 @@
 
 /* First part of user prologue.  */
 
+/* sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler */
 /*
- * sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
- *   written by Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/sconfig/sconfig.y b/util/sconfig/sconfig.y
index 4af6e18..ef3e160 100755
--- a/util/sconfig/sconfig.y
+++ b/util/sconfig/sconfig.y
@@ -1,10 +1,6 @@
 %{
+/* sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler */
 /*
- * sconfig, coreboot device tree compiler
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 coresystems GmbH
- *   written by Patrick Georgi <patrick@georgi-clan.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/scripts/cross-repo-cherrypick b/util/scripts/cross-repo-cherrypick
index 42b05b5..1f1931b 100755
--- a/util/scripts/cross-repo-cherrypick
+++ b/util/scripts/cross-repo-cherrypick
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-
 # cross-repo-cherrypick - rebase helper script
 #
-# Copyright 2015, 2017 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/scripts/dts-to-fmd.sh b/util/scripts/dts-to-fmd.sh
index b468b35..cff44e0 100755
--- a/util/scripts/dts-to-fmd.sh
+++ b/util/scripts/dts-to-fmd.sh
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-#
-# Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/scripts/find-unused-kconfig-symbols.sh b/util/scripts/find-unused-kconfig-symbols.sh
index 32240ec..3b84d25 100755
--- a/util/scripts/find-unused-kconfig-symbols.sh
+++ b/util/scripts/find-unused-kconfig-symbols.sh
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-# Copyright (c) 2015 Google Inc.
-#
 # Permission to use, copy, modify, and/or distribute this software for
 # any purpose with or without fee is hereby granted, provided that the
 # above copyright notice and this permission notice appear in all copies.
diff --git a/util/scripts/gerrit-rebase b/util/scripts/gerrit-rebase
index 27ee3c7..8374913 100755
--- a/util/scripts/gerrit-rebase
+++ b/util/scripts/gerrit-rebase
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-
-# Copyright 2016 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/scripts/maintainers.go b/util/scripts/maintainers.go
index 31a720c..34841b3 100644
--- a/util/scripts/maintainers.go
+++ b/util/scripts/maintainers.go
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright 2015 Google Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/scripts/no-fsf-addresses.sh b/util/scripts/no-fsf-addresses.sh
index e4200f6..a76b533 100755
--- a/util/scripts/no-fsf-addresses.sh
+++ b/util/scripts/no-fsf-addresses.sh
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 #!/bin/sh
-# Copyright (c) 2015 Google Inc.
-#
 # Permission to use, copy, modify, and/or distribute this software for
 # any purpose with or without fee is hereby granted, provided that the
 # above copyright notice and this permission notice appear in all copies.
diff --git a/util/scripts/ucode_h_to_bin.sh b/util/scripts/ucode_h_to_bin.sh
index cb403a4..e20acfe 100755
--- a/util/scripts/ucode_h_to_bin.sh
+++ b/util/scripts/ucode_h_to_bin.sh
@@ -1,11 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2015 Google Inc.
-#
-# All rights reserved.
-#
 # Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
 # modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
 #
diff --git a/util/scripts/update_submodules b/util/scripts/update_submodules
index 68d8a94..cf0bdbd 100755
--- a/util/scripts/update_submodules
+++ b/util/scripts/update_submodules
@@ -1,9 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2017 Google Inc.
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/showdevicetree/showdt.c b/util/showdevicetree/showdt.c
index 4b476a8..d8a5e62 100644
--- a/util/showdevicetree/showdt.c
+++ b/util/showdevicetree/showdt.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* Compile and dump the device tree */
 /*
- * Compile and dump the device tree
- *
- * Copyright 2013 Google Inc.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/spdtool/spdtool.py b/util/spdtool/spdtool.py
index f6f9f85..be75e66 100644
--- a/util/spdtool/spdtool.py
+++ b/util/spdtool/spdtool.py
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env python
-
 # spdtool - Tool for partial deblobbing of UEFI firmware images
-# Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH <patrick.rudolph@9elements.com>
 #
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
diff --git a/util/spkmodem_recv/spkmodem-recv.c b/util/spkmodem_recv/spkmodem-recv.c
index d2e0a81..5148d2c 100644
--- a/util/spkmodem_recv/spkmodem-recv.c
+++ b/util/spkmodem_recv/spkmodem-recv.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* spkmodem-recv.c - decode spkmodem signals */
 /*
- *  Copyright (C) 2013  Vladimir 'phcoder' Serbinenko
- *
  *  spkmodem-recv is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
  *  it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  *  the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/Makefile b/util/superiotool/Makefile
index 32f4683..dab79a9 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/Makefile
+++ b/util/superiotool/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the superiotool project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2007-2010 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/ali.c b/util/superiotool/ali.c
index 7216bbc..c1344d9 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/ali.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/ali.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/amd.c b/util/superiotool/amd.c
index f78a79b..6a379cb 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/amd.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/amd.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2011 Rudolf Marek <r.marek@assembler.cz>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/aspeed.c b/util/superiotool/aspeed.c
index 454e5c5..977e181 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/aspeed.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/aspeed.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 9elements Agency GmbH <patrick.rudolph@9elements.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/exar.c b/util/superiotool/exar.c
index 8b3c085..27060f4 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/exar.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/exar.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Derek Waldner
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Sencore Inc <opensource@sencore.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/fintek.c b/util/superiotool/fintek.c
index 347462e..48cb890 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/fintek.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/fintek.c
@@ -1,12 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2006 coresystems GmbH <info@coresystems.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2007-2008 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Edward O'Callaghan <eocallaghan@alterapraxis.com>
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Wilbert Duijvenvoorde <w.a.n.duijvenvoorde@gmail.com>
- * Copyright (C) 2017 Nicola Corna <nicola@corna.info>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/infineon.c b/util/superiotool/infineon.c
index f38714a..8e73d33 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/infineon.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/infineon.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2011 Jonathan A. Kollasch <jakllsch@kollasch.net>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/ite.c b/util/superiotool/ite.c
index 81ab024..9d9e0e4 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/ite.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/ite.c
@@ -1,11 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- * Copyright (C) 2007-2008 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2018 Libretrend LDA
- * Copyright (C) 2019 Protectli
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/nsc.c b/util/superiotool/nsc.c
index f3cbd5f..444267d 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/nsc.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/nsc.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2006 Ronald Minnich <rminnich@gmail.com>
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/nuvoton.c b/util/superiotool/nuvoton.c
index 81bff96..c00ef49 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/nuvoton.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/nuvoton.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 Google Inc.
- * Written by David Hendricks <dhendrix@google.com> for Nuvoton Technology Corp.
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/pci.c b/util/superiotool/pci.c
index f93650f..1e0c9c1 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/pci.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/pci.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2010 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/serverengines.c b/util/superiotool/serverengines.c
index 648dbf0..c24cecf 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/serverengines.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/serverengines.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2011 Ruud Schramp <schramp@holmes.nl>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/smsc.c b/util/superiotool/smsc.c
index 7e50548..60d02b8 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/smsc.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/smsc.c
@@ -1,9 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2008 coresystems GmbH <info@coresystems.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/superiotool.c b/util/superiotool/superiotool.c
index 3e21b0c..c5fa20d 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/superiotool.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/superiotool.c
@@ -1,11 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2006 Ronald Minnich <rminnich@gmail.com>
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Robinson P. Tryon <bishop.robinson@gmail.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/superiotool.h b/util/superiotool/superiotool.h
index d3b9fd0..fb6be38 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/superiotool.h
+++ b/util/superiotool/superiotool.h
@@ -1,11 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- * Copyright (C) 2007-2010 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- * Copyright (C) 2008 Robinson P. Tryon <bishop.robinson@gmail.com>
- * Copyright (C) 2008-2009 coresystems GmbH
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/via.c b/util/superiotool/via.c
index 0312de7..374d4db 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/via.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/via.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2009 Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/superiotool/winbond.c b/util/superiotool/winbond.c
index dedcfee..b2ae178 100644
--- a/util/superiotool/winbond.c
+++ b/util/superiotool/winbond.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the superiotool project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the superiotool project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2007 Uwe Hermann <uwe@hermann-uwe.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
diff --git a/util/supermicro/smcbiosinfo/smcbiosinfo.c b/util/supermicro/smcbiosinfo/smcbiosinfo.c
index de81deb..2213b0e 100644
--- a/util/supermicro/smcbiosinfo/smcbiosinfo.c
+++ b/util/supermicro/smcbiosinfo/smcbiosinfo.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2019 9elements Agency GmbH <patrick.rudolph@9elements.com>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/uio_usbdebug/console/printk.c b/util/uio_usbdebug/console/printk.c
index a24a569..a3f6dde 100644
--- a/util/uio_usbdebug/console/printk.c
+++ b/util/uio_usbdebug/console/printk.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of uio_usbdebug */
 /*
- * This file is part of uio_usbdebug
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/uio_usbdebug/drivers/usb/pci_ehci.c b/util/uio_usbdebug/drivers/usb/pci_ehci.c
index d384fcb..fc8b3fa 100644
--- a/util/uio_usbdebug/drivers/usb/pci_ehci.c
+++ b/util/uio_usbdebug/drivers/usb/pci_ehci.c
@@ -1,9 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
- *
- * Code borrowed from pci_early.c:
- *   Copyright (C) 2011 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/uio_usbdebug/include/device/device.h b/util/uio_usbdebug/include/device/device.h
index 453dca2..51c1c71 100644
--- a/util/uio_usbdebug/include/device/device.h
+++ b/util/uio_usbdebug/include/device/device.h
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2014 Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/uio_usbdebug/linux/uio_ehci_pci.c b/util/uio_usbdebug/linux/uio_ehci_pci.c
index 56954ed..ffc7cfe 100644
--- a/util/uio_usbdebug/linux/uio_ehci_pci.c
+++ b/util/uio_usbdebug/linux/uio_ehci_pci.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* uio_ehci_pci - UIO driver for PCI EHCI devices */
 /*
- * uio_ehci_pci - UIO driver for PCI EHCI devices
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
- *
  * This only implements MMIO access (no interrupts).
  *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
diff --git a/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug.c b/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug.c
index 51faaf8..e530700 100644
--- a/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug.c
+++ b/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* uio_usbdebug - Run coreboot's usbdebug driver in userspace */
 /*
- * uio_usbdebug - Run coreboot's usbdebug driver in userspace
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug_intel.c b/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug_intel.c
index 2295cab..bf91660 100644
--- a/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug_intel.c
+++ b/util/uio_usbdebug/uio_usbdebug_intel.c
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of uio_usbdebug */
 /*
- * This file is part of uio_usbdebug
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2013 Nico Huber <nico.h@gmx.de>
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/Makefile b/util/vgabios/Makefile
index 45a7259c..203b07c 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/Makefile
+++ b/util/vgabios/Makefile
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
-##
 ## This file is part of the coreboot project.
 ##
-## Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc.
-##
 ## This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 ## it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 ## the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/device.c b/util/vgabios/device.c
index ecd2481..b17d965 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/device.c
+++ b/util/vgabios/device.c
@@ -1,7 +1,4 @@
 /******************************************************************************
- * Copyright (c) 2004, 2008 IBM Corporation
- * Copyright (c) 2008, 2009 Pattrick Hueper <phueper@hueper.net>
- * All rights reserved.
  * This program and the accompanying materials
  * are made available under the terms of the BSD License
  * which accompanies this distribution, and is available at
diff --git a/util/vgabios/include/arch/byteorder.h b/util/vgabios/include/arch/byteorder.h
index 33a5e16..b0b354a 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/include/arch/byteorder.h
+++ b/util/vgabios/include/arch/byteorder.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/include/config.h b/util/vgabios/include/config.h
index f5d568f..35b69a1 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/include/config.h
+++ b/util/vgabios/include/config.h
@@ -1,8 +1,5 @@
+/* This file is part of the coreboot project */
 /*
- * This file is part of the coreboot project.
- *
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/include/console/console.h b/util/vgabios/include/console/console.h
index 90f42e7..2858d1d 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/include/console/console.h
+++ b/util/vgabios/include/console/console.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/include/stdtypes.h b/util/vgabios/include/stdtypes.h
index 4212f48..c31cb35 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/include/stdtypes.h
+++ b/util/vgabios/include/stdtypes.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.c b/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.c
index 1b02cf4..2a57f48 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.c
+++ b/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.h b/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.h
index f1da231..4fe933a 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.h
+++ b/util/vgabios/pci-userspace.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/testbios.c b/util/vgabios/testbios.c
index 189df24..1c6192c 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/testbios.c
+++ b/util/vgabios/testbios.c
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright (C) 2016 Google Inc
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/vgabios/testbios.h b/util/vgabios/testbios.h
index c7501ec..ef46d60 100644
--- a/util/vgabios/testbios.h
+++ b/util/vgabios/testbios.h
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright 1999 Egbert Eich
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/x86/x86_page_tables.go b/util/x86/x86_page_tables.go
index b447ea9..34959fa 100644
--- a/util/x86/x86_page_tables.go
+++ b/util/x86/x86_page_tables.go
@@ -1,7 +1,5 @@
 /* This file is part of the coreboot project. */
 /*
- * Copyright 2018 Google LLC
- *
  * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
  * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
  * the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.
diff --git a/util/xcompile/xcompile b/util/xcompile/xcompile
index 18e08a0..0ffcf0a 100755
--- a/util/xcompile/xcompile
+++ b/util/xcompile/xcompile
@@ -1,11 +1,6 @@
 #!/usr/bin/env bash
-#
 # This file is part of the coreboot project.
 #
-# Copyright (C) 2007-2010 coresystems GmbH
-# Copyright (C) 2012 Google Inc
-# Copyright (C) 2016 Raptor Engineering, LLC
-#
 # This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
 # it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
 # the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.