[KI-LC] [BoT] Proposed Change to the Intellectual Property Rights Policy

Eve Maler eve at xmlgrrl.com
Tue Nov 17 16:45:21 EST 2009


There are already HTML links for the other options; see the links off this page:

http://kantarainitiative.org/confluence/display/GI/IPR+Options

But that doesn't necessarily mean the non-CC options live up to the CC collateral in terms of being "human-readable"...

	Eve

On 17 Nov 2009, at 1:32 PM, Robin Wilton wrote:

> (have removed BoT from the cc: list)
> 
> Yes - I was aware that that existed for CC - and of course the benefit is that there's a single definitive version. If there were an equivalent available for the other IPR options it would make things easier for thosewanting to choose between them.
> 
> R
> 
> Brett McDowell wrote:
>> 
>> Do you mean something like this:
>> 
>> http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Brett McDowell  |  http://info.brettmcdowell.com  |  http://KantaraInitiative.org
>> 
>> On Nov 17, 2009, at 3:09 PM, Robin Wilton wrote:
>> 
>>   
>>> One argument in favour of the CC licensing option was, IIRC, the fact that there is a place you can link to which gives a standardised definition of what the particular CC license implies. Is there an equivalent mechanism we can adopt for the other two options, so that in each case there is a simple way for non-sepcialists to check what each option means?
>>> 
>>> That comment made, I concur with Eve's recommendation.
>>> 
>>> Yrs.,
>>> Robin
>>> 
>>> Eve Maler wrote:
>>>     
>>>> Personally, I think we should go ahead on #1.  And we should see if we can convince Bill Smith to round up some (joint BoT/LC?) committee activity on #2. :-)
>>>> 
>>>> 	Eve
>>>> 
>>>> On 17 Nov 2009, at 10:21 AM, J. Trent Adams wrote:
>>>>  
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